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Floor slab of Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn and Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn, and family

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3100
Name Floor slab of Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn and Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn, and 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 worn and broken stone slab with a central quatrefoil medallion with a heraldic shield, an inscription along the edge, quatrefoil medallions with quartered arms in the corners, and a later inscription
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1450-1499
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. • 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 Members of the Auwrijn family
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [5779] Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn (male)
  • [5780] Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons extended family (of which one or more members died after 1580)
Relation specification
Additional remarks members of the Auwrijn family of the fifteenth, sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
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 299 x 154 x 0
Completeness Several parts are missing and the top right corner has been replaced
Condition Broken and worn
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • inscription(s) added
Specification A later inscription commemorates Reinnier van Deyl Willems (d. 1624)
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), , 149-150
  • 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 [3100] Floor slab of Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn and Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn, and family

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Large worn and broken stone slab with a central quatrefoil medallion with a heraldic shield, an inscription along the edge, quatrefoil medallions with quartered arms in the corners, and a later inscription
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 299 x 154 x 0
Date
Year 1472
Specified date 1472/04/09
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
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 inside a quatrefoil medallion 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 High gothic 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 Hubert Dirckszn Auwrijn and Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn
Person details
Person details
  • [5779] Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn (male)
  • [5780] Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn (female)
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 upper half of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Anno 1558 sterf Ghijsbert[...] Auwrijns, Willem sien huysfrou, den 8 dach ap[rilis].
Translation
English translation In the year 1558 died Ghijsbert[...] Auwrijns, Willems wife, on the 8th day of April.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis lettering on a sunken text compartment
Inscription mentioning
Name [5780] Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Name [5781] Willem van Deil (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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 leghet begra[ven ...] Dircsoen die sterf int jaer ons heren M CCCC ende LXX [II? VII?] den negenden dach in april, bidt Go[d voor die] ziele.
Translation
English translation Here lies buried [...] Dircksz., who died in the year of our Lord 1472 (1475?) on the ninth day in April. Pray God for the soul.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis lettering on a sunken text band
Inscription mentioning
Name [5779] Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 5779
Personal details
Name Hubert Dircksz. Auwrijn
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Hubert was a brother of Johan Dericksz. van Auwrijn, lord of Drakenburg (1482). The Necrologium of the church lists Hubert's death on 10 April 1472 (or 1475?) with a gift of 6 Rhinish guilders and the customary 1 pound to the canons. Hubert's son Dirck was also buried in the same church.
Social standing
Status citizen of city
Arguments
  • according to literature
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 5780
Personal details
Name Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1558/04/08
Additional remarks Ghijsbertgen was a daughter of Reinerus Auwrijn. She was first married to Willem Theodoricus and then to Willem van Deil.
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
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 5781
Personal details
Name Willem van Deil
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Willem van Deil was married to Ghijsbertgen Auwrijn (d. 1558)
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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