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Floor slab of unknown person(s)

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 3989
Name Floor slab of unknown person(s)
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Deventer, Broederenkerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with an effaced outer text band, a worn inner text band, later inscriptions and a mark
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1450-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [562] Franciscanen (Broeren) (Convent of Franciscan Friars (Broeren)), Deventer
Arguments
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; no information on possible other functions
Grave findings
Additional remarks no information is available about possible other functions, because the object is too damaged/worn or no photograph is available
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [7387] unknown person (unknown)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons no information about the commemorated party (one or more persons)
Relation specification
Additional remarks The inscriptions may indicate that more persons are commemorated on the slab, but no further information is available. The name of the person commemorated in the inner text band is worn. The older, outer text band has been effaced.
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
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth
Completeness
Condition The slab is worn and damaged
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • inscription(s) added
  • inscription(s) removed
Specification • The inscription in the outer text band has been hacked away. • Inscriptions added in the central field: 'M[...]' and 'J. van Hoorn 1716'. The latter is accompanied by a mark.
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Nalis, H.J.; Nijendaal, J.J. van, Grafzerken in de Broederenkerk te Deventer, Gens Nostra 36 (1981), 139-148, 142-143; no. 17
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Incised no.: 191 (twice)

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [3989] Floor slab of unknown person(s)

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with an effaced outer text band, a worn inner text band, later inscriptions and a mark
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth
Date
Year 1450-1550
Specified date
Argumentation
  • based on stylistic research
Specification The only legible date is 1543 (inner text band). The slab was probably used earlier than that (outer text band).
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Deventer, Broederenkerk
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, in the centre
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 the edges of the slab, in the outer text band originally
Language(s)
Languages
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription
Translation
English translation
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out
Inscription mentioning
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The inscription has been hacked away
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription along the edges of the slab, in the inner text band
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Anno domini 1543 den 23 dach november sterft [...] [...]olt. Bidt god voer ziele.
Translation
English translation In the year of the Lord 1543, the 23rd day of November, died [...]. Pray to God for the soul.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Incised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [7387] unknown person (unknown)
Sex unknown
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 7387
Personal details
Name unknown person
Sex unknown
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1543/11/23
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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