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Chronicles of the abbeys of Mariëngaarde and Lidlum, written by Sibrandus Leo (Chronicon abbatiae Lidlomensis); Brussels, KB, ms. 11452

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 20
Name Chronicles of the abbeys of Mariëngaarde and Lidlum, written by Sibrandus Leo (Chronicon abbatiae Lidlomensis); Brussels, KB, ms. 11452
[64] Dedication to abbot Joannes Geelmuiden of Lidlum II 4r - 7r
[65] De origine candidissimi ordinis Praemonstratensis 8r - 8r
[66] De fundatione Horti D. virginis Marigaerd 8v - 25v
[67] De fundatione monasterii Lidlomensis 25v - 69r
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with more than one text
Classification
Short description Late 16th century manuscript (1575), contains the lives of the abbots of Mariëngaarde and Lidlum with the dedication to abbot Joannes Geelmuiden and a history of the Praemonstratensian Order. Possibly the autograph by Sibrandus Leo.
Additional remarks
Holding institution Brussels, Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België / Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique
Collection
Entry number collection
Identifier in collection 11452
Link to online description
Alternative collection
Alternative collection identifiers Olim Marcus (Amsterdam): Cat. 1750, in quarto nr.94. Brussel, KB : Cat. VI 4127
Accessibility
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Original institution(s)
Dates of separate texts
Date
  • >1575-<1592
Author(s)
Author(s)
  • Sibrandus Leo
Text material(s)
  • paper with watermark
Watermark(s) Two watermarks: an oxes head and a crosier (Lambooij, p75)
Number of leaves 77
Collation
Dimensions (mm)
Height x width 189 x 164
Condition of the text carrier
Conservation
Adaptations
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Cover
Cover material(s)
  • leather
Specification
Date of the cover 1575-1590
Specification According to Lambooij the cover is the original. The shields originally printed in gold are erased. On the back 'Chron. Abbat. Lidlum Anni 1575'. Signed 'K.X.'. The E-BNM considers the cover to date from the 18th century.
Additional remarks
Table of contents
Is there a contemporary (e.g. medieval) table of contents in the text carrier? yes
Specification Index rerum f.69r.
Colophon
Is there a colophon in the text carrier? yes
Specification f.4r: "CHRONICA. ABBATUM. LIDLUMENSIUM. .1.5.75. DOMINO SIBRANDO. CANONICO IN LIDLUMENSI ET PASTORE IN MENALDOM. AUTORE"; f.7r: "Date Mennaldom quarto Nonas octobris Anno redempti orbis 1575. ... Sibrandus Leo pastor in Mennaldom"; f.72r: "Pietas tutissima virtus .1.5. S. L. .7.5. (E-BNM).
Rubrication
Are the texts in the text carrier rubricated?
Heraldry
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Locations of the heraldry in the text carrier
Specification The shields that were on the cover originally are erased. E-BNM suggests it were the shields of a former owner, the Premonstratensian monastery St. Mary and St. John (Park) in Heverlee.
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Location(s) of the illustration(s)
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Provenance
Provenance Premonstratensian monastery St. Mary and St. John (Park) in Heverlee near Leuven. Up to 1750: Jacob Marcus (1704-1750).
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Specification
Additional remarks
  • Hugo, C.L., Sacrae antiquitatis monumenta historica, dogmatica, diplomatica II (Étival 1725)
  • Lambooij, H.Th.M., Sibrandus Leo en zijn abtenkronieken van de Friese premonstratenzerkloosters Lidlum en Mariëngaarde (Hilversum 2008)
  • Matthaeus, A., Veteris aevi analecta seu vetera monumenta hactenus nondum visa III (Leiden 1699)
  • Matthaeus, A., Veteris aevi analecta seu vetera monumenta hactenus nondum visa VIII (Leiden 1708), 350-382
  • Wumkes, D.A., Sibrandus Leo's abtenlevens der Friesche kloosters Mariëngaard en Lidlum. Met inleiding, aanteekeningen en register (Bolsward 1929)
Additional remarks
  • Harderwijk, K.J.R. van; Schotel, G.D.J.; Aa, A.J. van der, Biographisch woordenboek der Nederlanden, bevattende levensbeschrijvingen van zoodanige persoonen die zich op enigerlei wijze in ons vaderland hebben vermaard gemaakt VIII (Haarlem 1869), 106
  • Lambooij, H.Th.M., Sibrandus Leo en zijn abtenkronieken van de Friese premonstratenzerkloosters Lidlum en Mariëngaarde (Hilversum 2008)
  • Lem, G.A.C. van der; Haitsma Mulier, E.O.G., Repertorium van geschiedschrijvers in Nederland 1500-1800 (Den Haag 1990), 239
  • Muller Fz., S., Lijst van Noord-Nederlandsche kronijken met opgave van bestaande handschriften en litteratuur (Utrecht 1880), 82
  • Waterbolk, E.H., Twee eeuwen Friese geschiedschrijving. Opkomst, bloei en verval van de Friese historiografie in de zestiende en zeventiende eeuw (Groningen and Djakarta 1952)
  • Wind, S. de, Bibliotheek der Nederlandsche geschiedschrijvers I (Middelburg 1835), 183-184
  • Wumkes, D.A., Sibrandus Leo's abtenlevens der Friesche kloosters Mariëngaard en Lidlum. Met inleiding, aanteekeningen en register (Bolsward 1929)
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Other documentation
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Authors

Personal details
Name Sibrandus Leo
Sex male
Year/date of birth ca.1524
Year/date of death ca.1583
Additional remarks
Additional remarks (Lambooij, p. 28-29 for date of birth and death). He entered the convent Mariëndal in Lidlum in 1545. Parish priest of Menaldum and Berlikum.
Role(s) in this text carrier
Memorial text [66] De fundatione Horti D. virginis Marigaerd
Role Author
Specification
Memorial text [67] De fundatione monasterii Lidlomensis
Role Author
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Role(s) in other text carrier(s)
Text carrier [19] Chronicles from several monasteries (Codex Gabbema); Leeuwarden, Tresoar, ms. 9056 N
Memorial text [62] Abbates in Horto Beatae Mariae
Role Author
Specification
Text carrier [19] Chronicles from several monasteries (Codex Gabbema); Leeuwarden, Tresoar, ms. 9056 N
Memorial text [63] Lidlomenses abbates
Role Author
Specification

Memorial text in: [20] Chronicles of the abbeys of Mariëngaarde and Lidlum, written by Sibrandus Leo (Chronicon abbatiae Lidlomensis); Brussels, KB, ms. 11452 [20]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • biographies
  • chronicle
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title De fundatione monasterii Lidlomensis
MeMO memorial text ID 67
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 25v to 69r
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1575-<1592
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification This manuscript was used as a Vorlage for manuscript 7201, 7202 (Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België) which is dated at 1590-1592. Lambooij (p74) dates ms. 11452 at 1580-1585.
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date ca.1571-1575
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Period covered by the memorial text
Date <1182-1572
Argumentation
Specification
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Institution [565] Bloemkamp, Cisterciënzers (Oldekleaster) (Bloemkamp Abbey, Cistercians (Oldekleaster)), Hartwerd
Argumentation
Specification
Name Abbot Joannes Geelmuiden of Lidlum
Name of the commissioning party of the original text
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification (composition)
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
  • [129] Joannes Geelmuiden (male)
Commissioning institution(s)
Additional remarks
Language
Language
  • Latin
Specification
Description of hands
Description of hands Main text with traditional dotted punctuation. Notes in the margin by four different hands (one after 1590).
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Name Sibrandus Leo
Sex male
Year of birth ca.1524
Year of death ca.1583
Role Author
Specification
Remarks (Lambooij, p. 28-29 for date of birth and death). He entered the convent Mariëndal in Lidlum in 1545. Parish priest of Menaldum and Berlikum.
Additional remarks Possibly Sibrandus Leo was also the scribe.
Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production Menaldum (e-BNM).
Users
Intended users/audience
Specification
Usage
Intended place of usage
Specification (intended place)
Depository inside the institution
Specification (depository)
Traces of usage
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration chronologically
Specification The succession of the abbots is used as the steppingstone to give more general information.
Filiation
Filiation Leeuwarden, Tresoar, 9056N. Transcripts after Brussel, KB, 11452 are Brussel, KB, 7201-7202 (1590-1592); archive of the Tongerlo abby Corthouts nr. 61 / placed under V, nr. 62 (1719); Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek nr. 643 (1616); Leeuwarden, Tresoar, 1363 (1617); Leeuwarden, Tresoar, R.K. hs. 2 (17th century); archive of the Tongerlo abby Corthouts nr. 106 / placed under V, nr. 64 (1618). A transcript dating from 1615-1617 in the a=rchive of the Tongerlo abby got lost.
Narrative source containing one or more historical events
Type of narrative source chronicle
Short summary of the contents History of the monastery Mariëndal in Lidlum, based on the lives of the abbots.
Annual entries
Information regarding memoria
Type of memoria information
  • gifts
  • founders and benefactors
  • history of the heads of the family/superiors of the community/institution (succession series, i.e. gesta)
Specification
Context
General historical information
  • political events
  • epidemic diseases (both inside and outside the community/institution)
  • religious and liturgical events (outside the community/institution)
  • natural disasters
Specification of general historical information
Aspects of the history of the institution
  • building history
  • relations with ecclesiastical authorities
  • relations with other religious communities
  • rebuilding activities due to natural disasters, fires and wars
  • foundation
  • phases of conflict (between the institution and the outside world)
  • relations with lay people
Specification
Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit Vixit in Frisia Occidentali Vestergoa inter utrumque pagum Tiedmarom et Oesterberom loco Oceano Germanico...
Explicit
Explicit ...monasterii agros et pascua propriis colit sumptibus Tadonis fratris layci opera usus fideli.
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations

Memorial text in: [20] Chronicles of the abbeys of Mariëngaarde and Lidlum, written by Sibrandus Leo (Chronicon abbatiae Lidlomensis); Brussels, KB, ms. 11452 [20]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • biographies
  • chronicle
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title De fundatione Horti D. virginis Marigaerd
MeMO memorial text ID 66
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 8v to 25v
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1575-<1592
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification This manuscript was used as a Vorlage for manuscript 7201, 7202 (Koninklijke Bibliotheek van België) which is dated at 1590-1592. Lambooij (p74) dates ms. 11452 at 1580-1585.
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date ca.1571-1575
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Period covered by the memorial text
Date 1163-<1570
Argumentation
  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
Specification
Additional remarks
Original institution(s)
Institution [188] Mariëngaarde, Premonstratenzers (Mariengaarde Abbey, Premonstratensians), Hallum
Argumentation
Specification
Name Abbot Joannes Geelmuiden of Lidlum
Name of the commissioning party of the original text
Composition of the commissioning party
Specification (composition)
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
  • [130] Joannes Geelmuiden (male)
Commissioning institution(s)
Additional remarks
Language
Language
  • Latin
Specification
Description of hands
Description of hands Main text with traditional dotted punctuation. Notes in the margin by four different hands (one after 1590).
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Name Sibrandus Leo
Sex male
Year of birth ca.1524
Year of death ca.1583
Role Author
Specification
Remarks (Lambooij, p. 28-29 for date of birth and death). He entered the convent Mariëndal in Lidlum in 1545. Parish priest of Menaldum and Berlikum.
Additional remarks Possibly Sibrandus Leo was also the scribe.
Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production Menaldum (e-BNM).
Users
Intended users/audience
Specification
Usage
Intended place of usage
Specification (intended place)
Depository inside the institution
Specification (depository)
Traces of usage
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration chronologically
Specification The succession of the abbots is used as the steppingstone to give more general information.
Filiation
Filiation Leeuwarden, Tresoar, 9056N. Transcripts after Brussel, KB, 11452 are Brussel, KB, 7201-7202 (1590-1592); archive of the Tongerlo abby Corthouts nr. 61 / placed under V, nr. 62 (1719); Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek nr. 643 (1616); Leeuwarden, Tresoar, 1363 (1617); Leeuwarden, Tresoar, R.K. hs. 2 (17th century); archive of the Tongerlo abby Corthouts nr. 106 / placed under V, nr. 64 (1618). A transcript dating from 1615-1617 in the a=rchive of the Tongerlo abby got lost.
Narrative source containing one or more historical events
Type of narrative source chronicle
Short summary of the contents History of the monastery Mariëngaarde, based on the lives of the abbots.
Annual entries
Information regarding memoria
Type of memoria information
  • founders and benefactors
  • gifts
  • history of the heads of the family/superiors of the community/institution (succession series, i.e. gesta)
Specification
Context
General historical information
  • political events
  • religious and liturgical events (outside the community/institution)
Specification of general historical information
Aspects of the history of the institution
  • building history
  • relations with ecclesiastical authorities
  • relations with other religious communities
  • foundation
  • phases of conflict (between the institution and the outside world)
  • relations with lay people
Specification
Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit Anno virginei partus millesimo centesimo sexagesimo terio monsterium Horti D. Virginis Marigarde fundatur...
Explicit
Explicit ... Ampliori sallario prae ceteris suis fratribus canonicis decoratus vivit splendide.
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations
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