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PURCHASE PRICE - Humanities

Field label
PURCHASE PRICE
Field mnemonic
PP
Field name
  • Purchase Price
  • Coût d'achat
Field definition
This field contains the purchase price, in Canadian dollars, of the object.
Heading
APPRAISAL 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 purchase price, in Canadian dollars, as a real number without a dollar sign or other non-numeric characters.
Cataloguers rules
In the case of a collection being purchased, enter the price of the whole collection in Purchase Remarks (PREM). Enter the purchase price of only the item or lot in Purchase Price (PP). See also, Currency/Amount Paid (CP) and Purchase Price Code (PC).
Data type
real number
Examples
  • 75.00
  • 7555.50
  • 1050.28
  • 75.00
  • 7555.50
  • 1050.28
Discipline
  • Administration
Source
  • History extra Task Force
Field label (French)
COUT D'ACHAT
Field mnemonic (French)
CA

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