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ORIGIN-CONTINENT - Humanities

Field label
ORIGIN-CONTINENT
Field mnemonic
ORCT
Field name
  • Originating Continent
  • Continent d'origine
Field definition
This field contains the full name of the continent where the object originated.
Heading
ORIGIN/USE 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 name in full. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • North America
  • Asia
  • Africa ?
  • Amérique du Nord
  • Asie
  • Afrique ?
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Source
  • History extra Task Force
  • Ethnology Task Force
  • Fine and Decorative Arts Task Force
Field label (French)
CONTINENT D'ORIGINE
Field mnemonic (French)
CONOR

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