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Floor slab of [...]jan Hubrect Jan

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 2362
Name Floor slab of [...]jan Hubrect Jan
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Tholen, Grote of Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a heraldic shield hanging from a branch in the centre, an inscription along the edge, and quatrefoils with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1550-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [850] Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk (Our Lady's Church), Tholen
Arguments
Specification
Still in original institution? probably 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; no information on possible other functions
Grave findings
Additional remarks 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 [...]jan Hubrect Jan
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [6972] [...]jan Hubrect Jan (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons not applicable (only one person mentioned/depicted)
Relation specification
Additional remarks The first name of the commemorated man is worn and hard to read. It may read 'Aryan' (Adriaan).
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 173 x 101 x 0
Completeness Incomplete: losses on the surface and along the edges
Condition Badly worn: the shield and the inscription are virtually 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 Zeeland (Utrecht 1919), 263; no. 81
Other documentation
SKKN inv. no. 6758-S11/ 6758-AS7
Additional remarks
Additional remarks • Incised number: 40 (top left corner) • Information provided by the Genealogische Werkgroep Tholen (Tholen genealogical working group).

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [2362] Floor slab of [...]jan Hubrect Jan

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a heraldic shield hanging from a branch in the centre, an inscription along the edge, and quatrefoils with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 173 x 101 x 0
Date
Year 1560
Specified date 1560/06/28
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Tholen, Grote of Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk
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 south aisle ('preekkerk')
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 centre
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry
Specification
Shape of the shield Early renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield Worn away. According to Bloys van Treslong Prins (1919): a mark with the letters I and I (Afgesleten. Volgens Bloys van Treslong Prins (1919): een merk met de letters I en I)
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 [...]jan Hubrect Jan
Person details
Person details
  • [6972] [...]jan Hubrect Jan (male)
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 Hier leyt [begraven [...]jan Hubrect Jan] secretarius van Scha[kerloo en] sterft [anno XVc LX den XXVIII dach] junii.
Translation
English translation Here lies buried [...]jan Hubrect Jan, secretary of Schakerloo, and died in the year 1560 on the 28th day of June.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Incised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [6972] [...]jan Hubrect Jan (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Today, the inscription is virtually illegible. The bracketed text is taken from Bloys van Treslong Prins (1919). The name of the commemorated person is hard to decipher: it may read Aryan Hubrec[h]t Jan(sen?) or Hubrec[h]tsen.

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
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 6972
Personal details
Name [...]jan Hubrect Jan
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1560/06/28
Additional remarks Aryan? Also some uncertainty regarding the last part of the name, due to the fact that the inscription is hard to read: Hubrec[h]t Jan(sen?) or Hubrec[h]tsen
Social standing
Status patriciate
Arguments
  • mentioned in the inscription
Specification He was secretary of Schakerloo (the original island on which Tholen was situated)
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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