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SEAT CHEST [1 record]

Record 1 - external organization data 2014-04-15


Subject field(s)
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
  • Compartment - Parks Canada
Universal entry(ies)
classification system code, see observation

A long, narrow, and usually wooden seat, with or without a back, made to accommodate several persons. It is supported by various legs and stretchers.


Function: Used as a surface on which to sit.


Not to be confused with: FOOTSTOOL (B060:02-00193); OTTOMAN (B060:02-00199); PEW (B060:02-00123); SETTLE (B060:02-00210); STOOL (B060:02-00215).


Terms and definition officialized by the Parks Canada classification and terminological standardization system. This system is designed specifically around the Parks Canada national historical collection. All the designations for objects (regionalisms, anglicisms, archaisms, alternate spellings, etc.), are included as synonyms and can be used in the context of Parks Canada.


02-00109: Parks Canada classification system code.


  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
  • Tiroir - Parcs Canada
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
classification system code, see observation

Siège en bois à plusieurs places, avec ou sans dossier et accotoirs, dont l'assise est généralement longue et étroite.


Fonction : Accompagne souvent la table dans la salle commune ou prend place le long d'un mur, permet à plusieurs personnes de s'asseoir côte à côte.


Ne pas confondre avec : Banc à dossier (B060:02-00210), banc d'église (B060:02-00123), tabouret de pied (B060:02-00193), tabouret (B060:02-00215).


Termes et définition conformes au système de classification et de normalisation des termes de Parcs Canada. Ce système reflète spécifiquement la collection nationale historique de Parcs Canada. Toutes les désignations d'objets (régionalismes, anglicismes, archaïsmes, variantes orthographiques et autres) sont incluses parmi les synonymes et peuvent être utilisées dans le contexte de Parcs Canada.


02-00109 : code du système de classification de Parcs Canada.


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