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INSCRIPTION METHOD - Humanities

Field label
INSCRIPTION METHOD
Field mnemonic
NTRMT
Field name
  • Inscription Method
  • Mode d'inscription
Field definition
This field contains information on the method used to inscribe the object.
Heading
DESCRIPTIVE 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 method used to inscribe the item. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Inscription (NTRLT), Inscription Translation (NTRLA) and Technique (MT).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • cast
  • carved
  • painted
  • woven
  • appliqued ?
  • moulé
  • gravé
  • peint
  • tissé
  • appliqué
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Source
  • User's Conference 1990
Field label (French)
MODE D'INSCRIPTION
Field mnemonic (French)
MODEIN

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