Dimension measurement unit


The unit of measurement used when measuring a Dimension.

How to record

Use a single term, without punctuation or capitalisation, or use a standard abbreviation. Maintain a list of standard terms. The organisation should decide which are the standard units for different dimensions and types of object.


m; mm; inches; troy; grains


Record once only for a Dimension.

Information group

Object description information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust