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Floor slab of Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. and Gertruit Doudins Jansdr.

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1832
Name Floor slab of Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. and Gertruit Doudins Jansdr.
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Geertruidenberg, Geertruidskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Large stone slab with allied arms in the upper part, a cartouche containing an inscription below, and an inscription along the edge which is interrupted by four roundels with heraldic shields
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1500-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [580] St. Gertrudiskerk (St Gertrude's Church), Geertruidenberg
Arguments
Specification
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
  • in the church/chapel (exact location unknown)
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks Previously situated in the west corner, south of the tower
Memorial piece
Function
Specification
Additional remarks
Memorial monument or floor slab
Function liturgical/religious and social
Grave findings
Additional remarks Commemorated on the object are a married couple, (members of) a nuclear family or (members of) an extended family: see Commemorated party.
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. and Gertruit Doudins Jansdr.
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [3953] Gertruit Doudins Jansdr. (female)
  • [3952] Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons married couple
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Name
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning Institution(s)
Relation between commissioning party and commemorated party
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Material(s)
  • stone
Specification
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 246 x 146 x 0
Completeness Largelly complete, apart from losses in broken areas (e.g. the heraldic shield in the right-hand border)
Condition Broken; cracks filled up with concrete
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de kerken der provincie Noord-Brabant I (Utrecht 1924), 188
Other documentation
SKKN inventory no. 7559-9A (1982)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1832] Floor slab of Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. and Gertruit Doudins Jansdr.

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Large stone slab with allied arms in the upper part, a cartouche containing an inscription below, and an inscription along the edge which is interrupted by four roundels with heraldic shields
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 246 x 146 x 0
Date
Year 1514
Specified date 1514/04/11
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification The only date of death given is that of the husband; the wife's death has not been added
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Geertruidenberg, Geertruidskerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is situated in the north-east corner of the nave
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Heraldry

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the upper part, on the left
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Allied arms (2 coats of arms in 2 shields, respecting each other)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield twelve stalked five leafed flowers, 5-4-3, in a chief three doves (twaalf gesteelde vijfbladerige bloemen, 5-4-3, in een schildhoofd drie duiven)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) crest: a dove between two wings (helmteken: een duif tussen een vlucht)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to Verlow
Person details
Person details
  • [3952] Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. (male)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the upper part, on the right
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Allied arms (2 coats of arms in 2 shields, respecting each other)
Specification
Shape of the shield Lozenge shield
Specification
Description of the shield quarterly, I: three stalked roses, 2-1; II: three bunches of grapes, 2-1; III: three baskets, 2-1; IV: an eight spoked wheel (gevierendeeld, I: drie gesteelde rozen, 2-1; II: drie druiventrossen, 2-1; III: drie korven, 2-1; IV: een acht-spakig rad)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to Doudins (Doudis)
Person details
Person details
  • [3953] Gertruit Doudins Jansdr. (female)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry top edge, in the centre
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield twelve stalked five leafed flowers, 5-4-3, in a chief three doves (twaalf gesteelde vijfbladerige bloemen, 5-4-3, in een schildhoofd drie duiven)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to Verlow
Person details
Person details
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry bottom edge, in the centre
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield two cocks, in a chief a fleur-de-lys (twee hanen en in een schildhoofd een lelie)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry left edge, in the centre
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield two addorsed fishes palewise (twee staande afgewende vissen)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry right edge, in the centre
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield three stalked roses, 2-1 (drie gesteelde rozen, 2-1)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription in a cartouche in the lower part of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Hier leyt begraven Gertruit Doudins Jans dochter, Adriaen Verlows Jacobsz. huisvrou was, ende sterf int jaer anno MVc [...].
Translation
English translation Here lies buried Gertruit Doudins Jansdr., who was the wife of Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz., and she died in the year anno 15[...].
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Roman majuscules
Inscription mentioning
Name [3952] Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Name [3953] Gertruit Doudins Jansdr. (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Gertruit's date of death was never added
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription along all four edges of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Hier leyt begraven Adriaen Verlow Jacobs, eertits burgemeester deser stede was, ende sterf int jaer ons heeren MVc XIIII den XI Aprille.
Translation
English translation Here lies buried Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz., who was formerly burgomaster of this town, and he died in the year of our Lord 1514 on the 11th April.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Roman majuscules
Inscription mentioning
Name [3952] Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • scrollwork and/or strapwork
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s)
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3952
Personal details
Name Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz.
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1514/04/14
Additional remarks Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz. was married to Gertruit Doudins Jansdr.
Social standing
Status patriciate
Arguments
  • mentioned in the inscription
Specification He was a former burgomaster of Geertruidenberg
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 3953
Personal details
Name Gertruit Doudins Jansdr.
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Gertruit Doudins Jansdr. was married to Adriaen Verlow Jacobsz., burgomaster of Geertruidenberg
Social standing
Status
Arguments
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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