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Condition note

Definition

A brief description of the condition of an object.

How to record

Use normal grammar and punctuation. Describe in the context of the procedure in which it is used, Referring specifically to any instability, infestation or other notable concern. Positive information can also be usefully recorded if no damage is visible. Use Technical Assessment to record a detailed condition report.

Examples

Crack on lid 21mm long, staining around the spout.

Woodworm flight holes on left front leg.

Use

Record once only for any occasion when the condition of an object is checked.

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust