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CULTURAL SUB-TYPE - Humanities

Field label
CULTURAL SUB-TYPE
Field mnemonic
CUST
Field name
  • Cultural Sub-type
  • Sous-type culturel
Field definition
This field identifies the cultural sub-type or further subdivision of a phase to which the object belongs.
Heading
ETHNOLOGICAL 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 cultural sub-type. User defined keywords will produce better results upon retrieval. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Cultural Phase (CUPH) and Cultural Type (CULT).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Fort Yates ?
  • Le Beau
  • Fort Yates ?
  • Le Beau
Discipline
  • Archaeology
  • Ethnology
Field label (French)
SOUS-TYPE CULTUREL
Field mnemonic (French)
STCU

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