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Acquisition reference number

Definition

A unique identifying number for information on the acquisition of an object or group of objects. It should serve as the reference to written documentation of a valuation. This will normally be the object number.

How to record

May include a year and a running number. See Object number.

Examples

1993.123

Use

The same Acquisition reference number can be used for one or more objects acquired together.

Information group

Acquisition information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust