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Floor slab of Philips Boullin and Josyne van Dunenborch

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3259
Name Floor slab of Philips Boullin and Josyne van Dunenborch
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Bergen-op-Zoom, Grote of St. Gertrudiskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a coat of arms and two heraldic shields between two columns surmounted by an arch, and an inscription on a pedestal below
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [396] Grote of St. Gertrudiskerk (St Gertrude's Church (Grote Kerk)), Bergen-op-Zoom
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 Philips Boullin and Josyne van Dunenborch
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [6026] Philips Boullin (male)
  • [6027] Josyne van Dunenborch (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons married couple
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 Tournai stone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 267 x 153 x 22
Completeness Incomplete: the right side from the upper part of the slab is missing
Condition Broken across
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 Noord-Brabant I (Utrecht 1924), 36
  • Ham, W.A. van; Booij, H.C.A., Grafmonumenten in de Grote of Sint-Gertrudiskerk te Bergen op Zoom (Bergen op Zoom 1993), 60-61
  • Vos, Rik; Leeman, Fred, Het nieuwe ornament ('s Gravenhage 1986), 84-85
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [3259] Floor slab of Philips Boullin and Josyne van Dunenborch

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a coat of arms and two heraldic shields between two columns surmounted by an arch, and an inscription on a pedestal below
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 267 x 153 x 22
Date
Year 1541
Specified date 1541/04/18
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification Phlips predeceased his wife Josyne, but the slab may be either earlier or later
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Bergen-op-Zoom, Grote of St. Gertrudiskerk
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 second transept, north side
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 between two columns, at the top
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 chess rooks, 2-1 (drie bemmels, 2-1)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) crest: a chess rook (helmteken: een bemmel)
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 Boullin
Person details
Person details
  • [6026] Philips Boullin (male)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry between two columns, on the left
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 Lozenge shield
Specification
Description of the shield per pale, I: three chess rooks, 2-1, with in between a crescent; II: a mast-less ship with an embattled front-castle and high aft-castle, between in chief a cross and in base a six-pointed star (gedeeld, I: drie bemmels, 2-1, waartussen een liggende wassenaar; II: een onttakeld schip met gekanteeld voorkasteel en verhoogde achterbouw, boven vergezeld van een kruis en onder van een zespuntige een ster)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
  • Other (guige or band, tree, branch)
Specification Shield suspended from a ribbon and attached to the mantling of the male coat of arms above
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to Boullin-Van Dunenborch
Person details
Person details
  • [6027] Josyne van Dunenborch (female)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry between two columns, on the right
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 Lozenge shield
Specification
Description of the shield a mast-less ship with embattled front-castle and high aft-castle, in chief a cross and in base a six-pointed star (een onttakeld schilp met gekanteeld voorkasteel en verhoogde achterbouw, boven vergezeld van een kruis en onder van een zespuntige ster)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
  • Other (guige or band, tree, branch)
Specification Shield suspended from a ribbon and attached to the mantling of the male coat of arms above
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to Van Dunenborch
Person details
Person details
  • [6027] Josyne van Dunenborch (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 beneath the heraldry, on a pedestal
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Sepulture van meester Philips Boullin tresorier ende rentmeester van mijn heere de Marquis van Berghen die sterf anno 1541 den 18 dach april ende Joncfrou Josyne van Dunenborch syn huysvrou die sterf anno XVc XLV den iersten august
Translation
English translation Grave of master Philips Boullin, treasurer and steward to my Lord the Margrave of Bergen [op Zoom], who died in the year 1541 on the 18th day of April, and mistress Josyne van Dunenborch, his wife, who did in the year 1545 on the first of August.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Five lines of incised Roman uncials
Inscription mentioning
Name [6026] Philips Boullin (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Name [7671] Anton(is) van Glymes (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Name [6027] Josyne van Dunenborch (female)
Sex female
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)
  • flowers/plants
  • architectural decorations
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) Triumphal arch-like setting: a pedestal on which two Ionian columns supporting an entablature; two pilasters supporting an arch with foliage in the spandrels
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 6026
Personal details
Name Philips Boullin
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1541/04/18
Additional remarks Son of Cornelis Boullin. He was married to Josyne van Dunenborch, who was a daughter of Danckaert Hendrisz. van Dunenborch, Lord of Aagtekerke, and Johanna Costen. They had four children.
Social standing
Status patriciate
Arguments
  • mentioned in the inscription
Specification treasurer and steward to Anton(is) van Glymes, Margrave of Bergen op Zoom
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 6027
Personal details
Name Josyne van Dunenborch
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1545/08/01
Additional remarks Daughter of Danckaert Hendrisz. van Dunenborch, Lord of Aagtekerke, and Johanna Costen. She was married to Philips Boulin, who was a son of Cornelis Boullin. They had four children.
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 7671
Personal details
Name Anton(is) van Glymes
Sex male
Year/date of birth 1500
Year/date of death 1541
Additional remarks Son of Jan III van Glymes, Lord of Bergen op Zoom, and Adriana van Brimeu. He married Jacqueline van Croÿ in 1521. In 1533, Bergen op Zoom was elevated to a margraviate by imperial decree of Charles V; Walhain was elevated to a county. Anton(is) inherited Croÿ Castle from his wife's family.
Social standing
Status nobility
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification 1st Margrave of Bergen op Zoom (1533-1541); 1st Count of Walhain (1533-1541); knight of the Order of the Golden Fleece.
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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