ab

TEI guidelines element ab

Schema specification

type and subtype of the <ab> element are regulated for the use of this element in layout descriptions Beta maṣāḥǝft Guidelines
context rule report
tei:ab[ancestor::tei:layout] not(@type or @subtype) ab in layout should always have a type and optionally a subtype
tei:ab[ancestor::tei:note] not(@type) ab in note is used in listPlace for institutions and should always have a @type equal to 'history' or 'description'. @type equal to 'appellation' can be used to list a series of ways in which a place is called.
tei:ab[ancestor::tei:note][@type='appellation'] not(tei:list/tei:item) an ab[@type='appellation'] must contain a list.

Attibutes list

attribute type

This is a open list of allowed values

value definition
history
description
appellation
ruling
pricking
punctuation
cruces
CruxAnsata
ChiRho
coronis

attribute subtype

This is a open list of allowed values

value definition
pattern
usage
executed
dividers
Example 1

Example from ESagm003


                            <layout>
                                <ab type="pricking">Ruling is partly visible; pricking is
                                    visible.</ab>
                                <ab type="ruling" subtype="pattern"> Ruling pattern:
                                    1A-1A-1A1A/0-0/0-0/C.</ab>
                                <ab type="pricking"> Primary pricks are partly visible (s. <locus target="#29r">29r</locus>).</ab>
                                <ab type="pricking"> Ruling pricks are mostly visible (s. <locus target="#20r">20r</locus>).</ab>
                                <ab type="ruling"> The upper line is written above the ruling.</ab>
                                <ab type="ruling"> The bottom line is written above the ruling.</ab>
                            </layout>
                        

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Revisions of this page

  • Pietro Maria Liuzzo on 2018-04-24: stub of page