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Record 1 - external organization data 2014-04-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
  • Compartment - Parks Canada
Universal entry(ies)
02-00222
classification system code, see observation
DEF

A piece of furniture, typically made of wood, consisting of three or four tall, slender, and upright legs that support an arrangement of three or more superimposed, usually rounded, shelves. It may be very decorative. Often designed to fit into the corner of a room.

OBS

Function: Used to display collectors' items, books, ornaments, or curios.

OBS

Not to be confused with: BOOKCASE (B060:02-00065); CABINET (B060:02-00125); ETAGERE (B060:02-00191).

OBS

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.

OBS

02-00222: Parks Canada classification system code.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
  • Tiroir - Parcs Canada
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
02-00222
classification system code, see observation
DEF

Meuble en bois comportant une série de tablettes parfois en arrondi de manière à être placées dans un angle de la pièce.

OBS

Fonction : Souvent placé dans un coin du salon pour rationaliser l'espace, sert à ranger, à exposer et à mettre les bibelots à l'abri des accidents.

OBS

Ne pas confondre avec : Bibliothèque (B060:02-00065), buffet à deux corps (B060:02-00125), étagère (B060:02-00191).

OBS

02-00222 : code du système de classification de Parcs Canada.

Spanish

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