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CROSS-REFERENCE - Humanities

Field label
CROSS-REFERENCE
Field mnemonic
XR
Field name
  • Cross-reference
  • Renvois
Field definition
This field contains the cross-reference number to other objects in sets, lots, pairs or collections and may also contain the reference to taxonomic systems.
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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 accession or catalogue number as a cross-reference to other items, or enter a reference to taxonomic systems. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • 1978.45.4
  • H78.50a-c
  • E82.01.01
  • Karklins type vii e
  • 1978.45.4
  • H78.50A-C
  • E82.01.01
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Source
  • Ethnology extra Task Force
Field label (French)
XREF
Field mnemonic (French)
XR

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