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Floor slab of Lazarus de Rosetis

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MeMO memorial object ID and name
MeMO memorial object ID 75
Name Floor slab of Lazarus de Rosetis
Holding institution(s)
Holding institution(s)
  • Utrecht, Domkerk (St. Maartenskerk)
Category
Type Tomb monument, tomb slab or floor slab (physical object)
Classification Tomb slab or floor slab
Short description Large worn stone slab with a central trefoil in which a coat of arms, quatrefoils containing heraldic shields in the corners and an inscription along the edge
Remarks about category
General date
General date 1525-1550
Artist(s)
Artist(s)
Original institution(s)
Original institution [21] St. Maartenskerk (Domkerk) (St Martin´s Church (Dom Cathedral)), Utrecht
Arguments
  • the memorial object is still in the original institution
Specification The commemorated person was a canon at this church
Still in original institution? yes
Location inside the institution
In situ? yes
(Probable) original location
  • in the transept
Argumentation
Related memorial objects in the same institution
Additional remarks (original location)
Additional remarks The slab has always been located in the south transept, in front of the south portal
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 Lazarus de Rosetis
Specification
Members of the commemorated party
Commemorated person(s)
  • [49] Lazarus de Rosetis (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 blue limestone
Traces of polychromy?
Reuse of older objects
Dimensions (cm)
Height x width x depth 353 x 191 x 0
Completeness Largely complete
Condition In poor condition. The slab is badly worn, damaged and shows large breaks that have been filled with cement. The shields in the corners are hard to recognize.
Conservation
Technical research
Specification (technical research)
Alterations
Alterations
Specification
Additional remarks
Provenance
Provenance
Marks of ownership
Type(s) of mark(s) of ownership
Specification
  • Bloys van Treslong Prins, P.C., Genealogische en heraldische gedenkwaardigheden in en uit de provincie Utrecht (Utrecht 1919), 206; no. 46
  • Borst, P., et al., Graven en begraven in de Dom van Utrecht (Bunnik 1997), 54; no. 6
  • Buchelius, A. , Monumenta passim in templis ac monasteriis Traiectinae urbis atque agri inventa (Utrecht ), 32; fol. 18v
  • Groot, A. de, De Dom van Utrecht in de zestiende eeuw. Inrichting, decoratie en gebruik van de katholieke kathedraal (Amsterdam 2011), 291, 342; no. 81
  • Haslinghuis, E.J.; Peeters, C.J.A.C., De Nederlandse Monumenten van Geschiedenis en Kunst, dl. II, De provincie Utrecht, Eerste stuk, De gemeente Utrecht, Tweede aflevering, De Dom van Utrecht ('s-Gravenhage 1965), 385; no. 121
Other documentation
SKKN: inv. no. 967-71, photo no. 967-71_1; RCE: object no. 8.070, adlib priref 20232293
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Tomb or floor slab (front) of [75] Floor slab of Lazarus de Rosetis

Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Short description
Short description Large worn stone slab with a central trefoil in which a coat of arms, quatrefoils containing heraldic shields in the corners and an inscription along the edge
Dimensions (cm)
Height x Width x Depth 353 x 191 x 0
Date
Year 1535
Specified date 1535/07/04
Argumentation
  • date of death given on the object
Specification
Additional remarks
Holding institution
Holding institution Utrecht, Domkerk (St. Maartenskerk)
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 south transept, in front of the south portal
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 the central quatrefoil
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield A rose branch with three roses, in a chief three six-pointed stars (Een rozentak, waaraan drie bloemen, in een schildhoofd drie zespuntige sterren naast elkaar)
Description of the upper arms (helmet, crest and mantling) Crest: a rose branch with three roses (Helmteken: rozentak, waaraan drie bloemen)
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 De Rosetis
Person details
Person details
  • [49] Lazarus de Rosetis (male)
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the upper left corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield A rose branch with three roses, in a chief three six-pointed stars (Een rozentak, waaraan drie bloemen, in een schildhoofd drie zespuntige sterren naast elkaar)
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 De Rosetis
Person details
Person details
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the lower left corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield Worn: not recognizable
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 in the upper right corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield A rose branch with three roses, in a chief three six-pointed stars (Een rozentak, waaraan drie bloemen, in een schildhoofd drie zespuntige sterren naast elkaar)
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 De Rosetis
Person details
Person details
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
Indication of part
Indication of part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Place of heraldry
Place of heraldry in the lower right corner
Specification of heraldry
Type of heraldry Personal use of family arms (one undivided shield)
Specification
Shape of the shield Late renaissance shield
Specification
Description of the shield Worn: not recognizable
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

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
  • Latin
Language specification
Transcription
Transcription Anno Domini millesimo quingentesimo trigesi[mo quinto die] quarta Iulii obiit venerabilis dominus [Lazarus de Rosetis], canonicus Traiectensis, decanus ecclesie Sancti Severini Coloniensis, hic sepultus.
Translation
English translation In the year of the Lord 1535 on the 4th day of July died the venerable sir Lazarus de Rosetis, canon of the Dom Church in Utrecht, dean of St Severin's Church in Cologne, buried here.
Dutch translation In het jaar des Heren 1535 op de 4de dag van juli stierf de eerbiedwaardige heer Lazarus de Rosetis, kanunnik van de Domkerk in Utrecht, deken van de St. Severinuskerk in Keulen, hier begraven.
Lay–out
Lay-out Gothic textualis
Inscription mentioning
Name [49] Lazarus de Rosetis (male)
Sex male
Argumentation the person is being commemorated
Additional remarks
Additional remarks The inscription is worn and consequently hard to read

Decorations

Indication of part
Indication of the part Tomb or floor slab (front)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
Type(s) of decoration(s)
  • geometric patterns
Description of the decoration(s)
Description of the decoration(s) trefoil with three finial-like decorations in its corners (centre of the slab); quatrefoils (corners of the slab)
Depicted allegories
Depicted allegories
Additional remarks
Additional remarks

Person Description

Personal identification number
Personal identification number 49
Personal details
Name Lazarus de Rosetis
Sex male
Year/date of birth
Year/date of death 1535/07/04
Additional remarks
Social standing
Status secular clergy
Arguments
  • mentioned in the inscription
  • identification of the person (portrayed, mentioned in text or owning the coat of arms)
Specification
Member of a convent
Religious order
Specification
Member of secular clergy
Type of secular clergy canon
Specification canon at the St. Maartenskerk/Domkerk (St Martin’s Church/Dom Church) in Utrecht from 31 July 1517; dean at St Severin's Church in Cologne
Additional remarks
Additional remarks
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