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Sarcophagus lid of unknown person(s) (fragment(s))

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3359
Name Sarcophagus lid of unknown person(s) (fragment(s))
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Diever, St. Pancratiuskerk (Nederlands Hervormde Kerk)
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Sarcophagus (lid)
Short description Fragment of a stone lid with a staff with a knob flanked by two lances with fleurs-de-lis, and a particular type of Greek cross ('knotskruis') above
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1100-1300
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [68] St. Pancratiuskerk (St Pancras's Church ), Diever
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification
Still in original institution? probably yes
Location inside the institution
In situ?
(Probable) original location
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; no information on possible other functions
Grave findings
Additional remarks No information is available about possible other functions, because only parts of the lid of the sarcophagus remain
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons
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 red sandstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 110 x 60 x 0
Completeness Incomplete: a fragment. The lower half of the lid is missing.
Condition Damages along the edges
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Knottnerus, J., Oude Drentse Kerken in beeld 1, http://home.kpn.nl/odrk9/diever_19.htm
Other documentation
SKKN: inv. no. 13990-8
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Sarcophagus (lid) of [3359] Sarcophagus lid of unknown person(s) (fragment(s))

Indication of part
Indication of part Sarcophagus (lid)
Short description
Short description Fragment of a stone lid with a staff with a knob flanked by two lances with fleurs-de-lis, and a particular type of Greek cross ('knotskruis') above
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 110 x 60 x 0
Date
Year 1100-1300
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Diever, St. Pancratiuskerk (Nederlands Hervormde Kerk)
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation This lid shares similarities with lids in Augsbuurt-Lutjewoude, Vries, Anloo and Wirdum, respectively MeMO Memorial Objects ID 102, 1408, 1384 and 1411
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Sarcophagus (lid)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • religious attributes or symbols
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) A staff with a knob flanked by two lances with fleurs-de-lis. A particular type of Greek cross ('knotskruis') above.
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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