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OBJECT PORTION - Humanities

Field label
OBJECT PORTION
Field mnemonic
OP
Field name
  • Object Portion or Part
  • Parties ou portions de l'objet
Field definition
This field lists the part or portion of the object.
Heading
IDENTIFICATION 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 part or portion. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
If Object State (OPS) was incomplete, there should be an entry in Object Portion (OP).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • tip
  • handle
  • rim ?
  • mid-section
  • pointe
  • poignée
  • bord ?
  • partie centrale
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Field label (French)
PARTIES OU PORTIONS DE L'OBJET
Field mnemonic (French)
POB

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