|(figure description) – Contains a brief prose description of the appearance or content of a graphic figure, for use when documenting an image without displaying it.|
MEI.namesdatesbloc corpName country district geogFeat geogName periodName persName postBox postCode region settlement street styleName
MEI.sharedaddress annot bibl biblList castList date eventList identifier lb name num p rend repository stack title
Best practice suggests the use of controlled vocabulary for figure descriptions. Don't confuse this entity with a figure caption. A caption is text primarily intended for display with an illustration. It may or may not function as a description of the illustration.This element is modelled on an element in the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) standard.
Mixed content is not allowed when lg, p, quote, or table is used.
Unstructured text not allowed when lg, p, quote, or table elements are used.