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Floor slab of Everhardus van den Nyenhove

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 72
Name Floor slab of Everhardus van den Nyenhove
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Huizinge, Janskerk (Johannes de Doperkerk)
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Stone slab with a Gothic niche in the upper half showing a chalice on a book flanked by two ampullae, an inscription along the edge, and medallions with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [86] St. Johannes de Doperkerk (Janskerk) (St John the Baptist's Church (Janskerk)), Huizinge
Arguments
  • the institution/community is mentioned in the text
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification Everhardus van den Nyenhove was a parish priest at this church
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 Everhardus de Novacurto (Everhardus van den Nyenhove)
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [32] Everhardus de Novacurto (Everhardus van den Nyenhove) (male)
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 red sandstone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 210 x 103 x 0
Completeness Complete
Condition The slab is in 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; no. 377
  • Kroesen, Justin; Steensma, Regnerus, De Groninger cultuurschat - kerken van 1000 tot 1800 (Groningen/Assen 2008), 146
  • Pathuis, A., Groninger gedenkwaardigheden; teksten, wapens en huismerken van 1298-1814 (Assen/Amsterdam 1977), 117; no. 377; pl. VII
  • Steensma, Regnerus, Groninger priesterzerken, Groninger kerken 26 (2009), 40-44; 40-42
Other documentation
SKKN: inv. no. 911-5
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [72] Floor slab of Everhardus van den Nyenhove

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Stone slab with a Gothic niche in the upper half showing a chalice on a book flanked by two ampullae, an inscription along the edge, and medallions with the evangelist symbols in the corners
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 210 x 103 x 0
Date
Year 1539
Specified date 1539/01/23
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Huizinge, Janskerk (Johannes de Doperkerk)
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, north side
Contract
Contract
Artist(s)
Filiation
Filiation The floor slab shows similarities with the slab of Johan Gratema, also in Huizinge, see MeMO memorial object ID 31
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 millesimo quingentesimo 39 dies 3 vicesimi Ianuarii obiit honorabilis dominus Everhardus de Nova curto in Husinga curatuus [cus?].
Translation
English translation In the year of the Lord 1539, the 23rd day of January, died the honourable sir Everhardus van den Nyenhove, curate (parish priest) in Huizinge [...].
Dutch translation In het jaar des Heren 1539, de 23ste dag van januari, stierf de eerzame heer Everhardus van den Nyenhove, cureit (pastoor) in Huizinge [...].
Lay–out
Lay-out Incised Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [32] Everhardus de Novacurto (Everhardus van den Nyenhove) (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The word 'Ianuarii' starts above the bottom right medallion, and continues across the bottom of the central field

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)
  • architectural decoration
  • religious attribute or symbol
  • evangelist symbol
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) A Gothic niche showing a chalice with host standing on a book (missal?), ampullae on either side, and tracery at the top. Medallions with the evangelist symbols in the corners.
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 32
Personal details
Name Everhardus de Novacurto (Everhardus van den Nyenhove)
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1539/01/23
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • attribute of the portrayed/commemorated person (e.g. a priest's chalice)
  • mentioned in the inscription
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy (parish or chantry) priest
Specification parish priest in Huizinge
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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