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FRAME/PEDESTAL UNIT WEIGHT - Humanities

Field label
FRAME/PEDESTAL UNIT WEIGHT
Field mnemonic
FPUNW
Field name
  • Frame/Pedestal Unit Weight
  • Unité de poids du cadre ou du piédestal
Field definition
This field indicates the unit of weight used in conjunction with the Frame/Pedestal Weight field.
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 weight used in conjunction with the frame or pedestal weight. 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, Frame/Pedestal Weight (FPWT).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • g
  • kg
  • lb.
  • gm
  • kg
  • lb
Discipline
  • Art
Source
  • Fine and Decorative Arts extra Task Force
Field label (French)
UNITE DE POIDS DU CADRE OU DU PIEDESTAL
Field mnemonic (French)
UNPCP

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