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Floor slab of Johan Horenken de Jonge (the Younger)

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 27
Name Floor slab of Johan Horenken de Jonge (the Younger)
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Groningen, Martinikerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a brass inlay in the shape of a shield featuring two shields and an inscription
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [35] St. Martinikerk (St Martin's Church), Groningen
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
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
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Jonge Johan Horniken (Johan Horenken de Jonge / the Younger)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [27] Jonge Johan Horniken (Johan Horenken de Jonge / the Younger) (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)
  • brass (copper alloy)
  • stone
Specification
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 198 x 93 x 0
Completeness Complete
Condition Good condition
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, Een rondgang langs de grafzerken in het koor van de Martinikerk, Groninger kerken 28 (2011), 62-69, 68
  • Alma, Redmer, Groninger gedenkwaardigheden, http://www.redmeralma.nl; no. 344
  • Pathuis, A., Groninger gedenkwaardigheden; teksten, wapens en huismerken van 1298-1814 (Assen/Amsterdam 1977), 111; no. 344; pl. V
  • Stenvert, Ronald, Monumenten in Nederland, Groningen (Zeist/Zwolle 1998), 101
Other documentation
SKKN inventory nr. 717-67
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [27] Floor slab of Johan Horenken de Jonge (the Younger)

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a brass inlay in the shape of a shield, featuring two shields and an inscription
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 198 x 93 x 0
Date
Year 1557
Specified date 1557/??/??
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Groningen, Martinikerk
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 (second row from the east)
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 right
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 a six-pointed star between three roses, 2-1 ( tussen drie rozen, 2-1, een zespuntige ster (Van Berum))
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry left
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 ram's horns, 2-1, curling to dexter (drie ramshoorns, 2-1, gebogen naar rechts (Horenken))
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription across the top of the brass shield
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Hir licht salige Jonge Johan Horniken, olde Johan Hornikens soenne. Anno Domini 1557.
Translation
English translation Here lies the blessed Johan Horniken the younger, the son of Johan Horniken the elder. Anno Domini 1557.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Three lines of raised Roman majuscule with the year on a separate line below
Inscription mentioning
Name [6286] Olde Johan Horniken (the elder) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Name [27] Jonge Johan Horniken (Johan Horenken de Jonge / the Younger) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 27
Personal details
Name Jonge Johan Horniken (Johan Horenken de Jonge / the Younger)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1557
Additional remarks
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
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 6286
Personal details
Name Olde Johan Horniken (the elder)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Johan the elder was the father of Johan Horniken the younger, who died in 1557
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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