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Floor slab of Adriaen Goesenz.

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 316
Name Floor slab of Adriaen Goesenz.
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Oudewater, Grote of St. Michaelskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with two lines of inscription above, and below in the centre a circular indent with heraldry
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1550-1600
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [686] Grote of St. Michaelskerk (St Michael's Church), Oudewater
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location) Adriaen's daughter Maria was buried in the same church
Additional remarks The register of graves records this slab as situated in row 1 (grave 11) of the choir of Our Lady (R1 G11)
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 Adriaen Goesenz.
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [453] Adriaen Goesenz. (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)
  • stone
Specification
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 50 x 75 x 0
Completeness The slab is complete
Condition There is some wear, esp. on the left part of the slab
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de kerken der provincie Zuid-Holland, part IIa (Utrecht 1922), 286
  • Oosterwijk, Sophie, The floor slabs of Oudewater, http://memo.hum.uu.nl/oudewater/index.html
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Information provided by C.H. van Wijngaarden

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [316] Floor slab of Adriaen Goesenz.

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with two lines of inscription above, and below in the centre a circular indent with heraldry
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 50 x 75 x 0
Date
Year 1574
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Oudewater, Grote of St. Michaelskerk
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 end of the central nave (middenkerk)
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 round 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 Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield two wavy bars between three lozenges, 2-1 (twee golvende dwarsbalken, vergezeld van drie ruiten, 2-1)
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 Adriaen Goesenz.
Person details
Person details
  • [453] Adriaen Goesenz. (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 across the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Adriaen Goesenzoon sterf Anno 1574.
Translation
English translation Adriaen Goesenz. died in the year 1574.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Roman majuscules
Inscription mentioning
Name [453] Adriaen Goesenz. (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 453
Personal details
Name Adriaen Goesenz.
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1574
Additional remarks Father of Maria Adriaen Goesenzdr.
Social standing
Status patriciate
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification Adriaen Goesenz. is recorded in 1564 as being a member of the Oudewater town council
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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