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LOCATION OF RETOUCH - Humanities

Field label
LOCATION OF RETOUCH
Field mnemonic
RET
Field name
  • Location of Retouch
  • Position de la retouche de l'objet
Field definition
This field cites the location on the object of structural or visual modifications made through its utilization or adaptation over time.
Heading
IDENTIFICATION FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Enter the location of physical and/or structural modifications made on the object through utilization or adaptation.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Modification Through Use (MTU) and History of Use (HU).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • lower right corner
  • lower half of left front leg is repainted
  • coin inférieur droit
  • moitié inférieure du pied avant gauche repeinte
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Field label (French)
POSITION DE LA RETOUCHE DE L'OBJET
Field mnemonic (French)
RET

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