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Floor slab to Maritgen Jans, Maritgen Cornelis and [...]rlera Jans (fragment(s))

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 1882
Name Floor slab to Maritgen Jans, Maritgen Cornelis and [...]rlera Jans (fragment(s))
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Rotterdam, Museum Rotterdam
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Fragment of a stone slab with inscription in raised Gothic textualis lettering and scribe's attributes
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1500-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [690] St. Agnesconvent, Tertiarissen (Convent of St Agnes, Tertiaries), Rotterdam
Arguments
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
Specification
Still in original institution? no
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 The slab was discovered in the vaulting (constructed in 1587) of the Cheese Market in the area of the Gedempte Botersloot and the Stadhuissteeg, Rotterdam
Memorial piece
Function
Specification
Additional remarks
Memorial monument or floor slab
Function liturgical/religious and social
Grave findings
Additional remarks • For social function, see Commemorated party. • No information is available about possible other functions, because the object is too damaged or no photograph is available.
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Maritgen Jans, Maritgen Cornelis and [...]rlera Jans
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [4082] Maritgen Cornelis (female)
  • [4081] Maritgen Jans (female)
  • [4083] [...]rlera Jans (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons relation (type of relation unknown)
Relation specification
Additional remarks Probably members of a family (as the names seem to indicate), but no exact relationship can be deduced.
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 Slate?
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 38 x 29 x 5
Completeness
Condition
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
Other documentation
Website Museum Rotterdam: http://collectie.museumrotterdam.nl/objecten/10101
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [1882] Floor slab to Maritgen Jans, Maritgen Cornelis and [...]rlera Jans (fragment(s))

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Fragment of a stone slab with inscription in raised Gothic textualis lettering and scribe's attributes
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 38 x 29 x 5
Date
Year 1524
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on historical evidence (in literature)
Specification date given on museum website
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Rotterdam, Museum Rotterdam
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription across the fragment; location on the slab unknown
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification Names only, but probably Dutch
Transcription
Transcription [M]aritgen Jans, Maritgen [...] Cornelis, [...]rlera Jans
Translation
English translation [M]aritgen Jans, Maritgen [...] Cornelis, [...]rlera Jans
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [4083] [...]rlera Jans (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Name [4082] Maritgen Cornelis (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Name [4081] Maritgen Jans (female)
Sex female
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)
  • utensils
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) scribe's inkwell and penholder suspended from a hook
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4081
Personal details
Name Maritgen Jans
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Date of death is not known
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
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4082
Personal details
Name Maritgen Cornelis
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Date of death is unknown
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
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4083
Personal details
Name [...]rlera Jans
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Date of death is unknown
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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