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FRAME/PEDESTAL UNIT LINEAR - Humanities

Field label
FRAME/PEDESTAL UNIT LINEAR
Field mnemonic
FPUNL
Field name
  • Frame/Pedestal Unit Linear
  • Unité de mesure linéaire du cadre ou du piédestal
Field definition
This field contains the unit of linear measurement used in conjunction with the Frame/Pedestal fields with mnemonics prefixed by 'FP'.
Heading
FRAME OR PEDESTAL 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 internationally accepted abbreviation for the unit of linear measurement used in conjunction with the frame or pedestal. For units of measurement, the accepted practice is to enter Imperial abbreviations followed by a period and metric codes without a period.
Cataloguers rules
See also, other Frame/Pedestal fields with mnemonics prefixed by 'FP'.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • cm
  • in.
  • ft.
  • cm
  • po
  • pi
Discipline
  • Art
Source
  • Fine and Decorative Arts extra Task Force
Field label (French)
UNITE DE MESURE LINEAIRE DU CADRE OU DU PIEDESTAL
Field mnemonic (French)
UNLCP

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