Field collection source


The social, socio-professional, or ethnic groups from which an object was collected or bought. May be different from the group of production and/or the group use.

How to record

It will be necessary to record several units of information, including for example, for a Person, a surname and a forename. The descriptions for these information units are gathered together under the People, Person or Organisation headings as appropriate. The organisation may have standard forms of names for use.


See under People, Person or Organisation.


Record once only for an object.

Information group

Object collection information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust