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Floor slab of IJsbrant Pieters (fragment(s)?)

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3610
Name Floor slab of IJsbrant Pieters (fragment(s)?)
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 Fragment(?) of a stone slab with an inscription on a scroll in the lower half, and a chalice and a text field in the upper half
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1550
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 For social function, see Commemorated party
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name IJsbrant Pieterzoon (IJsbrant Pieters)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [6682] IJsbrant Pieterzoon (IJsbrant Pieters) (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons relation (type of relation unknown)
Relation specification
Additional remarks Unknown whether this person was somehow related to the woman who died in 1606 and whose inscription was added later, but the fact that the much later inscription is combined with the chalice, may point to a family relation between the priest and the woman.
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 73 x 75 x 0
Completeness Incomplete: most likely a fragment. The lower right corner is missing.
Condition The slab is damaged
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • inscription(s) added
Specification A text field added at the top, commemorating Trijntie Dovvedochter (Trijntje Douwes, d. 1606)
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Walle, Hessel de, Friezen uit vroeger eeuwen, http://www.walmar.nl/inscripties; no. 7971
  • Zandveld, Frits, Register van grafzerken in de Martinikerk te Franeker, http://members.home.nl/frits.zandveld/zerken/zplatte.htm; no. 327
Other documentation
Register of G. van der Heide (1993): record 327
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [3610] Floor slab of IJsbrant Pieters (fragment(s)?)

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Fragment(?) of a stone slab with an inscription on a scroll in the lower half, and a chalice and a text field in the upper half
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 73 x 75 x 0
Date
Year 1522
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification earliest date of death given on the slab
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 choir, east side
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 in the lower half of the slab, on a scroll
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Int iaer ons heren XVc(?) XXII op sinte O[...]ts dach starf IJsbrant Pieter zoon.
Translation
English translation In the year of our Lord 1522 on the [feast] day of Saint [...] died IJsbrant Pieters.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [6682] IJsbrant Pieterzoon (IJsbrant Pieters) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks It is unclear which saint is meant

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • chalice (and host)
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s)
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 6682
Personal details
Name IJsbrant Pieterzoon (IJsbrant Pieters)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1522
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • attribute of the portrayed/commemorated person (e.g. a priest's chalice)
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy (parish or chantry) priest
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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