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Floor slab of Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 407
Name Floor slab of Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Oudewater, Grote of St. Michaelskerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with heraldry in the centre and an inscription above
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1500-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [686] Grote of St. Michaelskerk (St Michael's Church), Oudewater
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ? no
(Probable) original location
Argumentation The register of graves records this slab as situated in row 10 (grave 9) of the north choir (R10 G9)
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
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [590] Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons not applicable (only one person mentioned/depicted)
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
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 50 x 75 x 0
Completeness Complete
Condition Cracked and worn in places with bad pitting, especially on the right side
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Oosterwijk, Sophie, The floor slabs of Oudewater, http://memo.hum.uu.nl/oudewater/index.html
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Information provided by C.H. van Wijngaarden. This slab was not recorded by P.C. Bloys van Treslong Prins.

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [407] Floor slab of Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with heraldry in the centre and an inscription above
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 50 x 75 x 0
Date
Year 1519
Specified date
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Oudewater, Grote of St. Michaelskerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility
Remarks about holding institution Situated in the west end of the south aisle of the nave (zuiderkerk)
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 In the upper half of the slab, interrupting the two-line inscription
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield three lozenges, 2-1, in chief a dog passant (drie ruiten, 2-1, boven vergezeld van een lopende hond)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling)
Remarks The charge three lozenges 2 and 1 is typical for this region in central Holland and Utrecht.
Additional parts of the achievement
Type of supporter
Specification
Motto
English translation of the motto
Insignia or attributes
Heraldry belonging to
Heraldry belonging to
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription across the upper part of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Jannichgen, Dirck Jan Luijten wedue, sterf [...] 1519
Translation
English translation Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten, died [...] 1519.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Raised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [591] Dirck Jan Luijten (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Name [590] Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 590
Personal details
Name Jannichgen, widow of Dirck Jan Luijten
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1519
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
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 591
Personal details
Name Dirck Jan Luijten
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
Additional remarks Husband of Jannichgen
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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