captureModeThe means used to record notation, sound, or images in the production of
a source/manifestation (e.g., analogue, acoustic, electric, digital, optical etc.).
carrierFormThe specific class of material to which the physical carrier of the
source/manifestation belongs (e.g., sound cassette, videodisc, microfilm cartridge,
transparency, etc.). The carrier for a manifestation comprising multiple physical
may include more than one form (e.g., a filmstrip with an accompanying booklet, a separate
sound disc carrying the sound track for a film, etc.).
conditionThe physical condition of an item, particularly any variances between the physical
of the item and that of other copies of the same item (e.g., missing pages or plates,
brittleness, faded images, etc.).
fileCharStandards or schemes used to encode the file (e.g., ASCII, SGML,
etc.), physical characteristics of the file (e.g., recording density, parity, blocking, etc.),
and other characteristics that have a bearing on how the file can be processed.
foliaDescDescribes the order of folia and bifolia making up the text block of a manuscript
rubricContains a string of words through which a manuscript signals the beginning or end
text division, often with an assertion as to its author and title, which is in some
off from the text itself, usually in red ink, or by use of different size or type
or some other such visual device.
scriptDescContains a description of the letters or characters used in an
sealDescDescribes the seals or similar external attachments applied to an
secFolioMarks the word or words taken from a fixed point in a codex (typically
the beginning of the second leaf) in order to provide a unique identifier for the
signaturesProvides a description of the leaf or quire signatures found within a codex.
stampContains a word or phrase describing an official mark indicating ownership, genuineness,
supportDescGroups elements describing the physical support material of an
typeDescContains a description of the typefaces or other aspects of the
printing of a printed source.
Component declarations that are shared between two or more modules.
dimensionsInformation about the physical size of an entity; usually includes numerical data.
extentUsed to express size in terms other than physical dimensions, such as number of pages,
records, bytes, physical components, etc.
model.incipLikeGroups elements used to represent a textual or musical incipit.
titlePageContains a transcription of the title page of a text.