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Floor slab of Pieter Lamberts and family

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3598
Name Floor slab of Pieter Lamberts and family
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Franeker, Martinikerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with two text fields in the upper half, a worn inscription along the edge, and quatrefoils with marks in the corners
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [44] St. Martinikerk (St Martin's Church), Franeker
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
  • 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 Pieter Lambertzoon (Pieter Lamberts) and family
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [6670] Pieter Lambertzoon (Pieter Lamberts) (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons nuclear or extended family, exact relation unknown (of which one or more members died after 1580)
Relation specification
Additional remarks Two inscriptions added for (most likely) family members of Pieter Lamberts
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 198 x 114 x 0
Completeness Complete
Condition The right-hand side of the slab is badly worn
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • inscription(s) added
Specification Two text fields added in the upper half, commemorating Lambert Simenszoon (d. 1592) and Haijo Lambarti (d. 1630)
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
  • mark(s)
Specification Four marks inside quatrefoils in the corners. The mark in the lower left corner is accompanied by the letters 'H L': Haijo Lambarti?
  • Walle, Hessel de, Friezen uit vroeger eeuwen; Opschriften uit Friesland, 1280-1811 (Franeker 2007), 240; no. 1629
  • Zandveld, Frits, Register van grafzerken in de Martinikerk te Franeker, http://members.home.nl/frits.zandveld/zerken/zplatte.htm; no. 51
Other documentation
Register of G. van der Heide (1993): record 51
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [3598] Floor slab of Pieter Lamberts and family

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with two text fields in the upper half, a worn inscription along the edge, and quatrefoils with marks in the corners
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 198 x 114 x 0
Date
Year 1525-1575
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Franeker, Martinikerk
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 south aisle, near columns 5 and 6 (groundplan Zandveld)
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

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 Anno domini M Vc [...] [...]bruary starf den eebaren man Pieter Lambert zoon bidt vor die ziel.
Translation
English translation In the year of the Lord 15[...] [...] February died the honourable man Pieter Lamberts, pray for the soul.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [6670] Pieter Lambertzoon (Pieter Lamberts) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 6670
Personal details
Name Pieter Lambertzoon (Pieter Lamberts)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1500-1599
Additional remarks
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
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