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PATTERN NAME - Humanities

Field label
PATTERN NAME
Field mnemonic
PTN
Field name
  • Pattern Name
  • Nom du motif
Field definition
This field contains the pattern name or number given to the non-functional decorative motifs found on the object.
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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 pattern name or number. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Decorative Motif fields with mnemonics prefixed by 'DM', Brand Name (BRN) and Marks/Labels (MKSL).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Mikado
  • Blue Willow
  • Bridal Rose
  • Bridal #101
  • Lotte
  • Sverige
  • Pont-aux-Choux
  • Rose nuptiale
  • motif nuptial no 101
Discipline
  • History
  • Art
Field label (French)
NOM DU MOTIF
Field mnemonic (French)
MOT

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