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APPENDAGES - Humanities

Field label
APPENDAGES
Field mnemonic
AP
Field name
  • Appendages
  • Appendices
Field definition
This field indicates any appendages added to the main body of the object.
Heading
FIELDS FOR CERAMICS, CONTAINERS OR VESSELS
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 user defined keywords to describe the appendages to the main body. Authority lists for fields for ceramics, containers or vessels may be found in: Syms, E. Leigh (ed.) 1988. Guides and Manuals for Processing Archaeological Materials. October. Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature. Winnipeg, Manitoba. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • handle
  • single
  • rounded
  • spout
  • tubular
  • curved ?
  • manche
  • simple
  • arrondi
  • bec
  • tubulaire
  • incurvé ?
Discipline
  • Archaeology
Field label (French)
APPENDICES
Field mnemonic (French)
AP

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