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Register of (larger) gifts of the Nieuwlicht Charterhouse near Utrecht, Utrecht, HUA, 1006-3, no. 27

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Title and MeMO text carrier ID
MeMO text carrier ID 434
Name Register of (larger) gifts of the Nieuwlicht Charterhouse near Utrecht, Utrecht, HUA, 1006-3, no. 27
[2056] Register of gifts worth more than 100 pounds 1r - 9r
Category
Type of text carrier Manuscript with one text
Classification Manuscript with one text written in one hand
Short description Copy of a register with donations worth more than 100 pounds from ca. 1440. The donations cover de period 1391-1439. The original is lost.
Additional remarks
Holding institution Utrecht, Het Utrechts Archief
Collection Kartuizerklooster Nieuwlicht bij Utrecht
Entry number collection 1006-3
Identifier in collection 27
Link to online description
Alternative collection Catalogus van de archieven van de kleine kapittelen en kloosters (KKK)
Alternative collection identifiers 577
Accessibility Facsimile on the website of HUA
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Original institution(s)
Original institution(s)
Dates of separate texts
Date
  • ca.1450
Author(s)
Author(s)
Text material(s)
  • paper
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Conservation
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Cover
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Date of the cover
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Table of contents
Is there a contemporary (e.g. medieval) table of contents in the text carrier? no
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Colophon
Is there a colophon in the text carrier? no
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Rubrication
Are the texts in the text carrier rubricated? yes
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Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
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Additional remarks
  • Geer, B.J.L. de, Begiftigers en bezittingen van Het Carthuiser convent by Utrecht, Kroniek Historisch Genootschap, (1857), 129-148
  • Utrecht, HUA, Facsimile of Register of (larger) gifts of the Nieuwlicht Charterhouse near Utrecht, http://www.hetutrechtsarchief.nl/collectie/archiefbank/archieftoegangen/zoekresultaat?mivast=39&mizig=210&miadt=39&miaet=1&micode=1006-3&minr=886139&miview=inv2
Additional remarks
  • Gumbert, J.P., Die Utrechter Kartäuser und ihre Bücher im frühen fünfzehnten Jahrhundert (Leiden 1974), 16, 113-114
  • Weijert, Rolf de, Gift-giving practices in the Utrecht Charterhouse, in: Weijert, Rolf de; Ragetli, Kim; Bijsterveld, Arnoud-Jan A. van; Arenthals, Jeannette van (eds), Living Memoria. Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Memorial Culture in Honour of Truus van Bueren (Hilversum 2011), 148-164
  • Weijert-Gutman, Rolf de, Schenken, begraven, gedenken. Lekenmemoria in het Utrechtse kartuizerklooster Nieuwlicht (1391-1580) (Utrecht 2015)
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Memorial text in: [434] Register of (larger) gifts of the Nieuwlicht Charterhouse near Utrecht, Utrecht, HUA, 1006-3, no. 27 [434]

Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
Keywords (type(s) of memorial text)
  • memorial register (gifts)
Title and MeMO memorial text ID
Title Register of gifts worth more than 100 pounds
MeMO memorial text ID 2056
Pagination or foliation
Page(s)
Specification
Folio(s)
  • Folio 1r to 9r
Specification
Date of creation (physical object)
Date ca.1450
Argumentation
  • based on research
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Date of creation (contents of the text)
Date ca.1407-1439
Argumentation
  • based on research
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Period covered by the memorial text
Date 1391-1427
Argumentation
  • based on research
Specification
Additional remarks Hardly any years are mentioned.
Original institution(s)
Institution [134] Nieuwlicht, Kartuizers (Bloemendaal) (Nieuwlicht Monastery, Carthusians (Bloemendaal)), Utrecht
Argumentation
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Name
Name of the commissioning party of the original text
Composition of the commissioning party
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Members of the commissioning party
Commissioning person(s)
Commissioning institution(s)
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Language
Language
  • Latin
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Description of hands
Description of hands
Statement of responsibility
Person(s)
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Place(s) of production
Place(s) of production Nieuwlicht
Users
Intended users/audience
  • for communal purposes in an institution or community (administrative)
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Usage
Intended place of usage
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Depository inside the institution
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Traces of usage
Additional remarks
Order of the data in the text
Type of registration chronologically
Specification According to the lands that were donated and of which the donating charters exist this register follows more or less a chronological pattern.
Filiation
Filiation Research showed that the original register was started around 1407 together with another register of gifts (MeMO text carrier ID 435). The manuscript survives as a copy from the oldest cartulary of the monastery.
Register of gifts
Type(s) of gifts
  • real estate (land/houses)
  • building material
  • interest/rent
  • a one-off gift of money
  • objects for the worship and decoration of the church (liturgical vestments/liturgical vessels/liturgical books/ornaments/furnishing/altar pieces/memorial pieces/glass stained windows)
  • non-liturgical books
Number of gifts 100-199
Type(s) of countergifts
  • unknown
Benefactors
Number of benefactors 51-99
Sex of the benefactors (in percentages) 75% male, 25% female
Background of benefactors
  • members of another institution of the same order
  • neighbours (from the wider neighbourhood)
  • people associated with the institution (socially)
  • members of another institution
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Supplementary information
The register contains supplementary information concerning
  • biographical information
  • about graves
  • about persons buried/grave owners
Specification On fol. 9v notes by a different hand are written concerning the family ties (parents, spouses, children) of the founder of the monastery Zweder van Gaesbeek and his brother, Willem van Abcoude, who also was a great benefactor of the charterhouse.
Additional remarks
Incipit
Incipit In nomine patris et filii et spirtus sancti
Explicit
Explicit et vocatus est dominus de Gaesbeec relicto tytulo de Abcoude domino Wilhelmo fratri suo
Illustration(s)
Illustrations or decorations
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