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QUALITY/PROVENANCE - Humanities

Field label
QUALITY/PROVENANCE
Field mnemonic
QP
Field name
  • Quality of Provenience
  • Qualité ou degré d'exactitude des données sur la provenance
Field definition
This field contains the quality or degree of accuracy found in the recorded provenience data fields.
Heading
ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE 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 degree of accuracy found in the provenience data fields, such as 3d (2 horizontal measures plus depth) or 2d (any 2 direction measures).
Cataloguers rules
See also, Errors (ER) and other provenance fields for archaeological specimens.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • 3d
  • 2d
  • no vertical provenience
  • level
  • gridded-site
  • pit
  • backdirt
  • wall
  • screen
  • 3d
  • 2d
  • aucune provenance quant à l'axe vertical
  • niveau
  • site quadrillé
  • trou
  • terre
  • mur
  • écran
Discipline
  • Archaeology
Source
  • Archaeology (Specimens) Task Force
Field label (French)
QUALITE DES DONNEES SUR LA PROVENANCE
Field mnemonic (French)
QP

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