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Floor slab of Cornelia van Adrichem

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 413
Name Floor slab of Cornelia van Adrichem
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Beverwijk, Grote Kerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with effaced heraldry inside a laurel wreath, and an inscription
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [300] Grote of St. Agathakerk (St Agatha's Church), Beverwijk
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; no information on possible other functions
Grave findings
Additional remarks No information is available about possible other functions, because the object is too damaged or no photograph is available
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Corneliae ab Adrichem (Cornelia van Adrichem)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [600] Corneliae ab Adrichem (Cornelia van Adrichem) (female)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons not applicable (only one person mentioned/depicted)
Relation specification
Additional remarks
Name Familie van Adrichem
Composition of the commissioning party
  • members of a family
Specification An unnamed sister of the deceased, possibly together with other family members
Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning Institution(s)
Relation between commissioning party and commemorated party The commissioning party was a relative/friend/colleague of the 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
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
  • heraldry removed
Specification The heraldry has been effaced
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Blok, P.J.; Molhuysen, P.C., Adrichem, Cornelia van, http://dbnl.org/tekst/molh003nieu03_01/molh003nieu03_01_0014.php
  • Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C.; Belonje, J., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de kerken der provincie Noord-Holland. Deel II Amsterdam tot Edam (Groote Kerk) (Utrecht 1928), 142-143; no. 47
Other documentation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [413] Floor slab of Cornelia van Adrichem

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with effaced heraldry inside a laurel wreath, and an inscription
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth
Date
Year 1543
Specified date 1543/07/02
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Beverwijk, Grote Kerk
Collection
Collection identifier
Online description link
Alternative or previous collections
Alternative of previous identifiers
Accessibility Not accessible; the slab is hidden under a platform in the north choir
Remarks about holding institution
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 a laurel wreath
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Lozenge shield
Specification
Description of the shield effaced; originally the Adrichem arms (uitgehakt; oorspronkelijk het Adrichem wapen)
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 Adrichem
Person details
Person details
  • [600] Corneliae ab Adrichem (Cornelia van Adrichem) (female)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription location on the slab unknown
Language(s)
Languages
  • Latin
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Deo dicatae doctissimaeque virgini Corneliae ab Adrichem, filiae Arnoldi ab Adrichem et Agathae Suys, sorori charissimae ac amitae colendae. Cum lachrimis posuit moesta soror officiosa neptis [...]. Vixit annos plus minus XLVII. Excessit e vivis sexto Nonas Quintilis anno MDXLIII.
Translation
English translation To the virgin Cornelia van Adrichem, dedicated to God and very learned, the daughter of Arnold of Adrichem and Agatha Suys, a very dear sister and a cherished aunt. With tears she has been interred by a sad, but obliging sister, a granddaughter [...]. She has lived about 47 years. She has left life on the sixth [day before] the Nonae of July in the year 1543.
Dutch translation Aan de godgewijde en zeer geleerde maagd Cornelia van Adrichem, dochter van Arnold van Adrichem en Agatha Suys, een zeer dierbare zuster en een geliefde tante. Met tranen heeft een bedroefde, maar gedienstige zuster haar bijgezet, een kleindochter […]. Zij heeft ongeveer 47 jaren geleefd. Zij verliet het leven op de zesde [dag vóór] de Nonae van Juli in het jaar 1543.
Lay–out
Lay-out
Inscription mentioning
Name [7629] Aechte (Agatha) Suys (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Name [7628] Arend (Arnold) van Adrichem (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is used as a reference
Name [600] Corneliae ab Adrichem (Cornelia van Adrichem) (female)
Sex female
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The sixth day before the Nonae of July is on July 2

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • wreaths
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) a laurel wreath
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 600
Personal details
Name Corneliae ab Adrichem (Cornelia van Adrichem)
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1543/07/02
Additional remarks Daughter of Arend (Arnold) van Adrichem and Aechte (Agatha) Suys. Cornelia was schooled in Latin. She died when she was about 47 years old.
Social standing
Status member of a convent/religious order
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order Canons Regular
Specification Canoness regular at the convent of Nazareth in Beverwijk
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Personal identification number
Personal identification number 7628
Personal details
Name Arend (Arnold) van Adrichem
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
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 7629
Personal details
Name Aechte (Agatha) Suys
Sex female
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death
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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