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Floor slab of Hendrik Rover van Winssen

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3502
Name Floor slab of Hendrik Rover van Winssen
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Utrecht, Domkerk (St. Maartenskerk)
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Very large stone slab with a medallion in which a heraldic shield
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1450-1475
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [21] St. Maartenskerk (Domkerk) (St MartinĀ“s Church (Dom Cathedral)), Utrecht
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
  • based on research (literature, archival or archaeological research)
Specification The commemorated person was a canon at this church
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ? yes
(Probable) original location
  • in a chapel
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks The slab has always been located in the 'kapel van Van Diepholt' (chapel of Van Diepholt)
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 Hendrik Rover van Winssen
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [6487] Hendrik Rover van Winssen (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons
Relation specification
Additional remarks Identity of the commemorated person based on the drawing and notes of Buchelius
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 limestone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 408 x 210 x 0
Completeness
Condition The slab is worn
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Buchelius, A. , Monumenta passim in templis ac monasteriis Traiectinae urbis atque agri inventa (Utrecht ), 29; fol. 17r
  • Groot, A. de, De Dom van Utrecht in de zestiende eeuw. Inrichting, decoratie en gebruik van de katholieke kathedraal (Amsterdam 2011), 281, 341; no. 26
  • Peeters, C.J.A.C.; Haslinghuis, E.J., De Nederlandse monumenten van geschiedenis en kunst II. De provincie Utrecht, 1e stuk: De gemeente Utrecht, afl. 2: de Dom van Utrecht (The Hague 1965), 397; 58
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [3502] Floor slab of Hendrik Rover van Winssen

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Very large stone slab with a medallion in which a heraldic shield
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 408 x 210 x 0
Date
Year 1468
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death (from other sources)
Specification date of death as mentioned in literature
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Utrecht, Domkerk (St. Maartenskerk)
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 'kapel van Van Diepholt' (chapel of Van Diepholt)
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 the medallion
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 An engrailed and counterengrailed fess, the points buttoned (Een beurtelings uitgeschulpte en geknopte dwarsbalk)
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 Van Winssen
Person details
Person details
  • [6487] Hendrik Rover van Winssen (male)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 6487
Personal details
Name Hendrik Rover van Winssen
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1468/05/20
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy canon
Specification canon at the St. Maartenskerk/Domkerk (St Martin's Church/Dom Church) in Utrecht
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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