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Damage/loss method

Definition

The method by which an object or group of objects was damaged or lost to the collections.

How to record

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

Examples

stolen; burnt; flood

Use

Record more than once for an object only if more than one Damage/loss method applies.

Information group

Damage/loss information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust