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ADDITIVE MATERIAL - Humanities

Field label
ADDITIVE MATERIAL
Field mnemonic
MAAD
Field name
  • Additive Material
  • Matériaux additionnels
Field definition
This field indicates the composition of parts added to the object since it was originally produced, the temper in ceramics orthe pigment in glass.
Heading
DESCRIPTIVE 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 material composition of added parts, or list additive materials. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
Refer to CHIN documentation research papers on material and technique for further clarification. See also, Material (MA) and Alternate Material Name (MAA).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • shell, nautilus
  • mineral, lime
  • mineral, feldspar ?
  • coquillage, nautile
  • minéral, chaux
  • minéral, feldspath ?
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Field label (French)
MATERIAUX ADDITIONNELS
Field mnemonic (French)
MAAD

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