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Floor slab of Luwe tot Hardeweer

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 21
Name Floor slab of Luwe tot Hardeweer
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Ezinge, Nederlands Hervormde Kerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with allied arms hanging from a branch in the upper half, an inscription along the edge, and quatrefoils with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [79] Kerk van Ezinge (Church of Ezinge), Ezinge
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
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
Memorial piece
Function
Specification
Additional remarks
Memorial monument or floor slab
Function liturgical/religious
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Luwe tot Hardeweer
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [17] Luwe to Hardeweer (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons no relation (only one person mentioned/depicted)
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 sandstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 171 x 87 x 0
Completeness Complete
Condition The slab is worn
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Alma, Redmer, Groninger gedenkwaardigheden, http://www.redmeralma.nl; no. 307
  • Pathuis, A., Groninger gedenkwaardigheden; teksten, wapens en huismerken van 1298-1814 (Assen/Amsterdam 1977), 103; no. 307
  • Rijkens, J.G., Korte bijdrage over het dorp Ezinge, in: Departement Leens, Almanak ter bevordering van kennis en goeden smaak (Groningen 1845), 107-120, 115
  • Stenvert, Ronald, Monumenten in Nederland, Groningen (Zeist/Zwolle 1998), 85
Other documentation
SKKN: inv. no. 688-7 (1989)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [21] Floor slab of Luwe tot Hardeweer

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with allied arms hanging from a branch in the upper half, an inscription along the edge, and quatrefoils with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 171 x 87 x 0
Date
Year 1539
Specified date 1539/07/06
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Ezinge, Nederlands Hervormde Kerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is located in the choir of the church
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 half of the slab, left shield
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Allied arms (2 coats of arms in 2 shields, respecting each other)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield per pale, I: the Friesian eagle; II: per fess, A: a six-pointed star; B: a mark (gedeeld, I: de Friese adelaar; II: doorsneden, A: een zespuntige ster; B: een merk)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
  • Other (guige or band, tree, branch)
Specification Hanging from a branch
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to Hardeweer
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 in the upper half of the slab, right shield
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Allied arms (2 coats of arms in 2 shields, respecting each other)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield three escallops, 2-1 (drie st jacobsschelpen, 2-1)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
  • Other (guige or band, tree, branch)
Specification Hanging from a branch
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 along all four edges of the slab, and continuing across the top of the central field
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Int jaer ons heren dusent V XXXIX des sondaghes voer Su[n]te Margrete do starf sallyghe Luwe to Hardeweer, [de] Godt ghenadich sy.
Translation
English translation In the year of our Lord 1539, the Sunday before [the feast day of] Saint Margaret, has died the blessed Luwe tot Hardeweer, to whom God be merciful.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Incised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [17] Luwe to Hardeweer (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The feast day of St Margaret of Antioch was July 13. According to Pathuis (1977), the date of death is July 6.

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • evangelist symbols
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) quatrefoils with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 17
Personal details
Name Luwe to Hardeweer
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1539/07/06
Additional remarks Date of death taken from Pathuis (1977)
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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