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Floor slab of Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3086
Name Floor slab of Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn
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 Huge broken stone slab with a rectangular compartment with a heraldic shield inside a quatrefoil in the centre, an inscription along the edge, quatrefoil medallions with the evangelist symbols in the corners, and later inscriptions
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1500-1525
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
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [5775] Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn (male)
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 blue hardstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 304 x 164 x 0
Completeness Minor losses along the edges and breaks
Condition Broken in several places, but otherwise good
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • inscription(s) added
Specification Later inscriptions commemorate four men and one woman who died in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries
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), , 146-148
  • 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 [3086] Floor slab of Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Huge broken stone slab with a rectangular compartment with a heraldic shield inside a quatrefoil in the centre, an inscription along the edge, quatrefoil medallions with the evangelist symbols in the corners, and later inscriptions
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 304 x 164 x 0
Date
Year 1508
Specified date 1508/01/08
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification Dirck Hubertszn Auwrijn's death is mentioned on 9 January in the Necrologium
Additional remarks
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 in a quatrefoil inside a square indent just above the centre of the slab
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Marshalled arms (2 coats of arms in one shield per pale or per fess)
Specification
Shape of the shield Tournament shield
Specification
Description of the shield two rings in which a fleur de lys, in a canton a passant bird (twee ringen waarbinnen een lelie, een vrijkwartier beladen met een gaande vogel (Auwrijn))
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 Dirck Hubertszn Auwrijn
Person details
Person details
  • [5775] Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn (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 leet begraven Dirck Auwrijn Hubertszn die sterf int Jaer XVc ende VIII den VIII dach in Januario, bidt voer die ziel.
Translation
English translation Here lies buried Dirck Auwrijn Hubertsz., who died in the year 1508 on the 8th day in January. Pray for the soul.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis lettering on a sunken letter band
Inscription mentioning
Name [5775] Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
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)
  • evangelist symbols
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) Quatrefoil medallions with evangelist symbols in low relief
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 5775
Personal details
Name Dirck Hubertsz. Auwrijn
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1508/01/08
Additional remarks The Auwrijn family is already recorded in Zaltbommel in the fourteenth century, its members occupying church and civic functions. Dirck Hubertsz. married a wife from the Van Heusden family. His father Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn was also buried in St Martin's church.
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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