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Poem on St Mary's Church in Utrecht, the continuation of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus, and other texts; Giessen, UB, ms. 160

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 260
Name Poem on St Mary's Church in Utrecht, the continuation of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus, and other texts; Giessen, UB, ms. 160
[1048] Itinierarium by Jan van Mandeville 1 - 22
[961] Poem on the foundation of the chapter of St Mary (Maria Maior) in Utrecht 23v - 23v
[1053] Daventria laudabilis... (Poem on the city of Deventer) 24r - 24r
[1052] Compendium cronicarum (compilation after the Speculum historiale of Vincentius of Beauvais) 25 - 90
[1049] Chronica de summis pontificibus et imperatoribus et diversis gestis ipsorum by Martinus Polonus 91 -
[1432] Continuatio ad chronicon Martini Poloni 92 -
[1050] Historia Romana by Martinus Polonus 134 -
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Type of text carrier Manuscript with more than one text
Classification Miscellany
Short description 15th century parchment manuscript from Saint Mary's Chapter (Mariakerk) in Utrecht, containing works of Martinus Polonus (including a Continuatio not found elsewhere) and other historiographical texts, poems on St Mary's church and the city of Deventer, and some papal deeds.
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Holding institution Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek Giessen
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Entry number collection
Identifier in collection 160
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Alternative collection Olim B.S. 37 fol.
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Date
  • >1440-<1460
Author(s)
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  • Gerard Suggerode
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  • parchment
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Number of leaves 147
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Provenance The manuscript has been owned by Guillaume-Pascal de Crassier.
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  • Burch, L. vander, Aedis Divae Mariae Virginis in civitate Ultraiectensi admiranda origo... (Utrecht 1617)
  • Heussen, H.F. van, Historia episcopatuum foederati Belgii.. I (Lugduni in Batavis (Leiden) 1719), 73
  • Matthaeus, A., Fundationes et fata ecclesiarum, praesertim quae Ultrajecti, et in ejusdem suburbiis, et passim alibi in dioecesi. libri duo (Leiden 1703), 134-135
  • Muller Fz., S., Utrecht's Mariekerk, Oud-Holland, (1902), 207-208
Additional remarks
  • Carasso-Kok, M., Repertorium van verhalende historische bronnen uit de middeleeuwen. Heiligenlevens, annalen, kronieken en andere in Nederland geschreven verhalende bronnen (Den Haag 1981), 233, 280; 209, 259
  • Evers, G.A. , Utrechtsche overleveringen uit de Middeleeuwen (Utrecht 1941), 56
  • Geurts, P.M.M., Kleingoed in Drieën, in: Mathijsen, A.H.H.M.; Horst, K. van der; Hofman, H.F., UIt bibliotheektuin en informatieveld. Opstellen aangeboden aan dr. D. Grosheide... (Utrecht 1978), 120-138
  • Leupen, P., M. Carasso-Kok, Repertorium van verhalende historische bronnen uit de middeleeuwen. Heiligenlevens, annalen, kronieken en andere in Nederland geschreven verhalende bronnen, Nederlands archief voor kerkgeschiedenis 64 (1984), 94-95
  • Mazeure, N., Peter of Herentals, in: Dunphy, G., The encyclopedia of the medieval chronicle (Leiden, Boston 2010), 1203-1204
  • Muller Fz., S., Lijst van Noord-Nederlandsche kronijken met opgave van bestaande handschriften en litteratuur (Utrecht 1880), 28-29
  • Muller Fz., S., Utrecht's Mariekerk, Oud-Holland 20 (1902), 193-224
  • Otto, F.G., Commentarii critici in codices Bibliothecae Academicae Gissensis graecos et latinos medii aevi historicos ac geopgraphicos... (Giessen 1842), 31-40, 97-98
  • Stein, R., Suggerode, Gerard, in: Dunphy, G., The encyclopedia of the medieval chronicle (Leiden, Boston 2010), 1398-1399
  • Walther, H., Initia carminum ac versuum medii aevi posterioris Latinorum. Alphatisches Verzeichnis der Versanfänge mittellateinischer Dichtungen. Under Benutzung der Vorarbeiten Alfons Hilkas (Göttingen 1959); 19114
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Authors

Personal details
Name Gerard Suggerode
Sex male
Year/date of birth 1397
Year/date of death 1460
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Gerard Suggerode (or: Sucgerode) was born on the 7th of June 1397, in the duchy of Jülich (Gulik). He was a canon of the chapter of St Mary in Utrecht. He was one of the copyists of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus and possibly the author of the supplements to that chronicle (now: Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek, 160). He died after 1459/1460.
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Memorial text [961] Poem on the foundation of the chapter of St Mary (Maria Maior) in Utrecht
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Memorial text [1432] Continuatio ad chronicon Martini Poloni
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Role(s) in other text carrier(s)
Text carrier [262] Chronicle (Chronicon) written by Gerard Suggerode; Utrecht, UB, ms. 10 B 6
Memorial text [990] Chronicon (Korte kronijk en verhaal van Uitrecht en Holland van den jaare 693 tot 1460)
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Memorial text in: [260] Poem on St Mary's Church in Utrecht, the continuation of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus, and other texts; Giessen, UB, ms. 160 [260]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • annals/chronicle
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Continuatio ad chronicon Martini Poloni
MeMO memorial text ID 1432
Pagination or foliation
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Folio(s)
  • Folio 92 to
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Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1440-<1460
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification Middle of the 15th century, with some additions from the early 16th century, q.v. Carasso-Kok 1981, 233.
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date >1425-<1460
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification Middle of the 15th century, with some additions from the early 16th century, q.v. Carasso-Kok 1981, 233.
Period covered by the memorial text
Date <1455
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  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
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Original institution(s)
Institution [127] Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk (Mariakerk; Maria Maior) (Our Lady's Church), Utrecht
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  • the institution/community is mentioned in the text
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
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  • Latin
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Description of hands
Statement of responsibility At 1400: Hoc tempore ego Gerardus Sucgerode natus fui
Person(s)
Name Gerard Suggerode
Sex male
Year of birth 1397
Year of death 1460
Role Scribe
Specification
Remarks Gerard Suggerode (or: Sucgerode) was born on the 7th of June 1397, in the duchy of Jülich (Gulik). He was a canon of the chapter of St Mary in Utrecht. He was one of the copyists of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus and possibly the author of the supplements to that chronicle (now: Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek, 160). He died after 1459/1460.
Additional remarks Q.v. Carasso-Kok 1981, 233.
Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production Chapter of St Mary, Utrecht.
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Filiation Chronicle (Chronicon) written by Gerard Suggerode; Utrecht, UB, ms. 10 B 6 (MeMO TC ID 262)
Narrative source containing one or more historical events
Type of narrative source annals/chronicle
Short summary of the contents Continuation of two works by Martinus Polonus (Chronica de summis pontificibus et imperatoribus et diversis gestis ipsorum; Historia Romana), possibly with special attention to the history of the Utrecht diocese, until the death of bishop Rudolf van Diepholt (1432-1455). No edition available.
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Type of memoria information
  • history of the heads of the family/superiors of the community/institution (succession series, i.e. gesta)
Specification The continuation might contain more relevant memoria information.
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Memorial text in: [260] Poem on St Mary's Church in Utrecht, the continuation of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus, and other texts; Giessen, UB, ms. 160 [260]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • chronicle
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Poem on the foundation of the chapter of St Mary (Maria Maior) in Utrecht
MeMO memorial text ID 961
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
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Folio(s)
  • Folio 23v to 23v
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Date of creation (physical object)
Date >1440-<1460
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification 15th century, q.v. Carasso-Kok 1981, 280.
Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date
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Specification Date of origin unknown, q.v. Carasso-Kok 1981, 280.
Period covered by the memorial text
Date 1081-1099
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  • date(s) are mentioned in the text
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Original institution(s)
Institution [127] Onze Lieve Vrouwekerk (Mariakerk; Maria Maior) (Our Lady's Church), Utrecht
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Language
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  • Latin
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Description of hands
Description of hands
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
Name Gerard Suggerode
Sex male
Year of birth 1397
Year of death 1460
Role Scribe
Specification
Remarks Gerard Suggerode (or: Sucgerode) was born on the 7th of June 1397, in the duchy of Jülich (Gulik). He was a canon of the chapter of St Mary in Utrecht. He was one of the copyists of the chronicle of Martinus Polonus and possibly the author of the supplements to that chronicle (now: Giessen, Universitätsbibliothek, 160). He died after 1459/1460.
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Place(s) of production Utrecht, chapter of St Mary
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Type of narrative source chronicle
Short summary of the contents Anonymous Latin poem, consisting of 50 hexameters, originally inscribed on one of the eastern pillars of the nave of St. Mary's Church. It narrates the foundation of the church and its chapter by bishop Conrad in 1081, as well as the violent death of the bishop in 1099.
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  • founders and benefactors
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  • political events
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  • building history
  • foundation
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Incipit
Incipit Tempora cum causis templi venerabilis huius...
Explicit
Explicit ...Anno millesimo nonagesimoque nono.
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