<facsimile> Contains a representation of some written source in the form of a set of images rather than as transcribed or encoded text.
Module MEI.facsimile
Member of
Contained by
MEI.shared: music
May contain
MEI.facsimile: surface
element facsimile { att.common.attributes, att.declaring.attributes, surface* }

The decls attribute may be used to link the collection of images with a particular source described in the header.


This element is modelled on an element in the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) standard.

MEI Guidelines Version 2.1.1

MEI Elements