Association type


The way in which the person/group, date, object, concept, event, activity or place is associated with the history of an object or specimen.

How to record

Use a single term, without punctuation or capitalisation. Maintain a list of standard terms.


worn; used; visited


Record Association type as for an Associated activity, Associated concept, Associated cultural affinity, Associated date, Associated event, Associated person, people or organisation, Associated object and Associated place.

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust