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Floor slab of Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock and probably later family

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3056
Name Floor slab of Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock and probably later family
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Zaltbommel, Grote of St. Maartenskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Large stone slab with a centrally placed oval medallion with a coat of arms, an inscription along the edge, and later inscriptions
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [29] Grote of St. Maartenskerk (St Martin's Church), Zaltbommel
Arguments
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 and social
Grave findings
Additional remarks Commemorated on the object are a married couple, (members of) a nuclear family or (members of) an extended family: see Commemorated party
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock and family
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [5736] Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons extended family (of which one or more members died after 1580)
Relation specification
Additional remarks Later inscriptions commemorate Gherdttrvidt van Stralen (d. 1612), former mayors Hendrick Schoock (d. 1667) and Aerndt Schoock Henrixss (d. 1623), and Aert Schoock Dirckss (d. 1651).
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 blue hardstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 257 x 140 x 0
Completeness Minor losses/damage along the edges of the slab
Condition Good
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • inscription(s) added
Specification Probably an extended family, because apparently the grave and stone remained in the family. Later inscriptions commemorate Gherdttrvidt van Stralen, the wife of Egbert (?) Schoock (d. 1612), former mayors Hendrick Schoock (d. 1667) and Aerndt Schoock Henrixss (d. 1623), and Aert Schoock Dirckss (d. 1651).
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Bams, W., Het Necrologium van de Sint-Maartenskerk te Zaltbommel (1312-1569) (Zaltbommel, Streekarchief Bommelerwaard )
  • Muschart, R.T., De Grafzerken in de St. Maartenskerk te Zaltbommel, Gelre 46 (1943), , 138-139
  • Zalm, Peter van der, Het Wapenalbum Bommelerwaard, http://www.streekarchiefbommelerwaard.nl
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Information provided by Peter van der Zalm

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [3056] Floor slab of Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock and probably later family

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Large stone slab with a centrally placed oval medallion with coat of arms, an inscription along the edge, and later inscriptions
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 257 x 140 x 0
Date
Year 1545
Specified date 1545/01/17
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification
Additional remarks The date of death has been left blank on the slab.
Holding institution
Holding institution Zaltbommel, Grote of St. Maartenskerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution The slab is situated in the west side of the north aisle
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 inside an oval indent in the centre of the slab
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Early accolade shield
Specification
Description of the shield three sinister bendlets, between the first and second a two-headed eagle sinister bendwise (drie linkerschuinstaken, tussen de eerste en de tweede vergezeld van een schuinlinks geplaatste dubbele adelaar (Schoock))
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) crest: two reversed eagle's legs, bends outside, each holding a roundle (helmteken: twee omgekeerde adelaarsbeenderen met de knie naar buiten gewend en elk met een bol in de klauw)
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 Dierck Hanrickzn Schoock
Person details
Person details
  • [5736] Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock (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 the upper and right edges of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Hier leet begraven Dierck Schoeck Hanrickzon die sterf Anno 15[...].
Translation
English translation Here lies buried Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock, who died in the year 15[...].
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis lettering on a sunken text band
Inscription mentioning
Name [5736] Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The date of death has not been completed

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 5736
Personal details
Name Dierck Hanricksz. Schoock
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1545/01/17
Additional remarks Dierck's date of death is left blank as '15[...]' in the inscription, which indicates that he purchased his grave and slab in his own lifetime. The necrology of the church lists the death of 'Theodericus Schoeck' on 17 January 1545.
Social standing
Status citizen of city
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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