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PREVIOUS NUMBERS - Humanities

Field label
PREVIOUS NUMBERS
Field mnemonic
PN
Field name
  • Previous Numbers
  • Numéros précédents
Field definition
This field contains any previous numbers or codes the object may have carried.
Heading
REGISTRATION 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 any previous numbers or codes in full. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Collector Number (COLN) and Other Inventory Numbers (OIN).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • T69/12
  • 5201
  • I.1234
  • 007849
  • 5201
  • I.1234
  • ETH102.3
Discipline
  • Administration
Source
  • History Task Force
  • Fine and Decorative Arts Task Force
Field label (French)
NUMEROS PRECEDENTS
Field mnemonic (French)
NP

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