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DATE REMARKS - Humanities

Field label
DATE REMARKS
Field mnemonic
DREM
Field name
  • Date Remarks
  • Remarques sur les dates
Field definition
This field contains remarks concerning the date or the techniques used for dating the sample or object.
Heading
DATING 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 remarks concerning the date or the dating techniques.
Cataloguers rules
Remarks fields are intended to carry supplementary information pertinent to the data category indicated by the mnemonic prefix.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Date provided in 1990 by Ace Labs is consistent with 1972 estimates at Dalhousie University.
  • La date avancée en 1999 par Ace Labs correspond aux estimations de l'Université Dalhousie en 1972.
Discipline
  • Archaeology
Field label (French)
REMARQUES SUR LES DATES
Field mnemonic (French)
REMD

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