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Floor slab of Haye Addinga

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 53
Name Floor slab of Haye Addinga
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Wedde, Grote Kerk
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a horse rider and heraldry in the central field and an inscription along the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1475-1525
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [98] Grote Kerk (Grote Kerk), Wedde
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
  • the institution/community is mentioned in the text
Specification The powerful Addinga family lived in Westerwolde/Wedde. Several members were officials, so-called 'hoofdelingen'. Wedde was a village in the region Westerwolde.
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; 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 Haye Adinghe (Haye Addinga)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [78] Haye Adinghe (Haye Addinga) (male)
Commemorated institution(s)
Relation between commemorated persons no relation (only one person mentioned/depicted)
Relation specification
Additional remarks Was Haye related to Hayo Addingha, who died in 1571 and was buried in Zandeweer? Both men were 'hoofdeling' (official) in Westerwolde
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 Complete
Condition Good condition
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; 485
  • Ozinga, M.D., De Nederlandsche Monumenten van Geschiedenis en Kunst, deel VI De Provincie Groningen, eerste stuk: Oost-Groningen ('s Gravenhage 1940), 217, 219
  • Pathuis, A., Groninger gedenkwaardigheden; teksten, wapens en huismerken van 1298-1814 (Assen/Amsterdam 1977), 137; no. 485, pl. IX
Other documentation
Inventory SKKN: church 1728, object 7 (p. 5)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [53] Floor slab of Haye Addinga

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a horse rider and heraldry in the central field and an inscription along the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth
Date
Year 1492
Specified date 1492/03/30
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Wedde, Grote Kerk
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
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The horse rider: belonging to the heraldry or a depiction of St George?

Heraldry

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry bottom right corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield per fess, A: an issuant lion; B: three five-pointed stars, 2-1 (doorsneden, A: een uitkomende leeuw; B: drie vijfpuntige sterren, 2-1)
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry bottom left corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield an eagle (een adelaar (Reinste Abdena))
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry top right corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield a fess (een dwarsbalk (Blyke toe Fraam))
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry top left corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield a lion (een leeuw (Egge Addinga))
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry centre
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield
Specification
Description of the shield Pathuis: an armed man on a passant horse, brandishing a sword over his plumed helmet (een geharnaste galopperende man te paard, zwaaiend met een zwaard boven de gepluimde helm (Addinga))
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) crest: an issuant dragon, the wings addorsed (helmteken: een uitkomende draak met opgeheven vlucht)
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
Additional remarks
Additional remarks Volgens anderen Sint Joris te paard.

Inscriptions

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of the inscription
Place of the inscription along the edge
Language(s)
Languages
  • Dutch
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Int jar Uns Heeren MCCCC und XC und II, des fridages na marien vorkundinghe, starf Haye Adinghe, hovelinck van Westerwolde, des sine siele mote resten in den vrede, amen.
Translation
English translation In the year of Our Lord 1492, on the Friday after Annunciation, died Haye Adinghe, official in Westerwolde, whose soul rest in peace, amen.
Dutch translation
Lay–out
Lay-out Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [78] Haye Adinghe (Haye Addinga) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The day of the Annunciation is 25 March. Wedde was a village in the region Westerwolde.

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 78
Personal details
Name Haye Adinghe (Haye Addinga)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1492/03/30
Additional remarks Haye Adinghe played an important role in the conflict with the town of Groningen around 1478
Social standing
Status nobility
Arguments
  • according to literature
Specification Hayo Addinge was a 'hoofdeling' (official). The powerful Addinga family lived in Westerwolde/Wedde. Several members were officials, so-called 'hoofdelingen'.
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy
Specification
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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