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Floor slab of Gerhardus Hasselt

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 44
Name Floor slab of Gerhardus Hasselt
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Ter Apel, Klooster Ter Apel
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a chalice and host in the lower half, and an inscription along the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1550-1575
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [94] Ter Apel, Kruisheren (Nieuwlicht) (Ter Apel Monastery, Crutched Friars (Nieuwlicht)), Ter Apel
Arguments
  • the institution/community is mentioned in the text
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification The commemorated person was a prior of this monastery
Still in original institution? 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
Grave findings
Additional remarks
Original function
Change in function
Remarks about function
Name Gerhardus Hasselt
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [42] Gerhardus Hasselt (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons no relation (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 sandstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 204 x 101 x 0
Completeness Largely complete: a small piece missing from the upper right corner
Condition The slab is worn
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Alma, Redmer, Groninger gedenkwaardigheden, http://www.redmeralma.nl; no. 557
  • Ozinga, M.D., De Nederlandsche Monumenten van Geschiedenis en Kunst; deel VI: De Provincie Groningen; eerste stuk: Oost-Groningen ('s Gravenhage 1940), 211
  • Pathuis, A., Groninger gedenkwaardigheden; teksten, wapens en huismerken van 1298-1814 (Assen/Amsterdam 1977), 150; no. 557
  • Steensma, Regnerus, Groninger priesterzerken, Groninger kerken 26 (2009), 40-44; 40-41
  • Vermeulen, N.J.J., Het Klooster ter Apel, Clairlieu. Tijdschrift gewijd aan de geschiedenis der Kruisheren 48-49 (1990), 3-92, 15-18
Other documentation
SKKN: Museum Het Klooster, Ter Apel, inv. no. 16467-11 (p. 7)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [44] Floor slab of Gerhardus Hasselt

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a chalice and host in the lower half, and an inscription along the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 204 x 101 x 0
Date
Year 1565
Specified date 1565/07/??
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Ter Apel, Klooster Ter Apel
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 of the church
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 all four edges of the slab
Language(s)
Languages
  • Latin
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Anno domini M CCCCC LXV [...] Iulii ipse Gerhardus hic ex Hasselt frater requiescit qui domui denos ter praefuit annos atque hic sepultus, cuius anima requiescit in pace.
Translation
English translation In the year of the Lord 1565, on the [...] of July, died brother Gerhardus of Hasselt, who was at the head of this house for three times ten years and is buried here, whose soul rests in peace.
Dutch translation In het jaar des Heren 1565, op de [...] van juli, stierf broeder Gerhardus van Hasselt, die driemaal tien jaren aan het hoofd van dit huis heeft gestaan en hier is begraven, wiens ziel in vrede rust.
Lay–out
Lay-out Incised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [42] Gerhardus Hasselt (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The Latin transcription is provisional

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 42
Personal details
Name Gerhardus Hasselt
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1565/07/00
Additional remarks He probably originated from Hasselt
Social standing
Status member of a convent/religious order
Arguments
  • attribute of the portrayed/commemorated person (e.g. a priest's chalice)
  • mentioned in the inscription
Specification Gerhardus Hasselt was a prior of Ter Apel Monastery (ca. 1533-1565)
Member of a convent
Religious order Crutched Friars
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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