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TREATMENT - Humanities

Field label
TREATMENT
Field mnemonic
KOT
Field name
  • Treatment
  • Autre traitement
Field definition
This field indicates the conservation treatment, other than the application of preservatives or fumigants, carried out on the object.
Heading
CONDITION 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 keywords or phrases to describe the treatment on the object, from most recent to original. Enter corresponding dates in Treatment Date (KOT). A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Treatment Date (KOTD).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • relined
  • cleaned
  • stretcher replaced
  • redoublé
  • nettoyé
  • cadre remplacé
Discipline
  • Conservation
Source
  • Archaeology (Specimens) Task Force
  • History Task Force
  • Ethnology Task Force
  • Fine and Decorative Arts Task Force
Field label (French)
AUTRE TRAITEMENT
Field mnemonic (French)
ATK

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