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Floor slab of Hildegondis Heym

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 2209
Name Floor slab of Hildegondis Heym
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Sint Agatha, Kruisherenklooster (Crutched Friars)
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Large stone slab with a coat of arms in the centre and an arch of plants above, an inscription and scrolling leaves along the edge, and quatrefoils with heraldic shields in the corners
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1500-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [715] St. Agathaklooster, Kruisheren (St Agatha's Monastery, Crutched Friars), Sint Agatha
Arguments
Specification
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ? no
(Probable) original location
  • in the church/chapel (exact location unknown)
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks This and other slabs were originally situated in the floor of the church, but then placed against the wall during the 1944-48 restoration after a fire in 1944
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 Hillegond Heymen (Hildegondis Heym)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [4494] Hillegond Heymen (Hildegondis Heym) (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons not applicable (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 Namur hardstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 256 x 133 x 0
Completeness
Condition Worn and broken: the upper part of the slab is badly damaged, thereby rendering the quartered arms and the first three words of the inscription illegible
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), 10
Other documentation
SKKN inventory 8149-418 (1995): no photo
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [2209] Floor slab of Hildegondis Heym

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Large stone slab with a coat of arms in the centre and an arch of plants above, an inscription and scrolling leaves along the edge, and quatrefoils with heraldic shields in the corners
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 256 x 133 x 0
Date
Year 1515
Specified date 1515/04/10
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Sint Agatha, Kruisherenklooster (Crutched Friars)
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is situated on the south side of the church portal
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 central field
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late gothic shield
Specification
Description of the shield a six-pointed star (een zespuntige ster)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) crest: two wings (helmteken: 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 Heym(en)
Person details
Person details
  • [4494] Hillegond Heymen (Hildegondis Heym) (female)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the upper left corner, inside a quatrefoil
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late gothic shield
Specification
Description of the shield a six-pointed star (een zespuntige ster)
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 Heym(en)
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 lower left corner, inside a quatrefoil
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late gothic shield
Specification
Description of the shield a wavy fess between three two-headed eagles or three ox-heads guardant, 2-1 (een golvende dwarsbalk, vergezeld van drie dubbele adelaars of drie aanziende ossenkoppen, 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 Van Bommel?
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 right corner, inside a quatrefoil
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late gothic shield
Specification
Description of the shield a saltire (een schuinkruis)
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 Van Erp
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 lower right corner, inside a quatrefoil
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late gothic shield
Specification
Description of the shield a cross (een kruis)
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 ?
Person details
Person details
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
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Int [jaer ons Heren] M CCCCC und XV den X dach inden April sterft joffer Hillegond Heymen, Jan van Eerps huisvrow. Bidt [voir] de [ziele].
Translation
English translation In the year of our Lord 1515 on the 10th day of April died mistress Hildegondis Heym, wife of Jan van Erp. Pray for the soul.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [4494] Hillegond Heymen (Hildegondis Heym) (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Name [4497] Jan van Erp (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
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)
  • flowers/plants
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) scrolling leaves along the edges; an arch of plants above the coat of arms
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 4494
Personal details
Name Hillegond Heymen (Hildegondis Heym)
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1515/04/10
Additional remarks Hildegondis was a daughter of Arnold Heym and Elisabeth van Bommel. She was married to Jan van Erp.
Social standing
Status nobility
Arguments
  • identification of the person (portrayed, mentioned in text or owning the coat of arms)
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 4497
Personal details
Name Jan van Erp
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Also known as Jan van Erp van Beers(s)e. Jan was a son of Jan van Erp and Geertruida Hessels. He was married to Hildegondis Heym(en).
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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