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CURRENT ETHNOLINGUISTIC AREA - Humanities

Field label
CURRENT ETHNOLINGUISTIC AREA
Field mnemonic
CELA
Field name
  • Current Ethnolinguistic Area
  • Région ethnolinguistique actuelle
Field definition
This field identifies the current ethnolinguistic designation of the area where the object originated.
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 current ethnolinguistic area. Attributed data should be followed by a space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Ethnolinguistic Group (ELG).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Mayan
  • Quechua-Aymara
  • Bushman-Hottentot
  • Indo-European ?
  • Papuan
  • Maya
  • Quechua-Aymara
  • Indo-Européen ?
  • Papou
Discipline
  • Archaeology
  • Ethnology
Source
  • Archaeology (Specimens) Task Force
Field label (French)
REGION ETHNOLINGUISTIQUE ACTUELLE
Field mnemonic (French)
RELA

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