decoNote

TEI guidelines element decoNote

Schema specification

context rule report
tei:decoNote[not(ancestor::tei:bindingDesc)]/@xml:id not(matches(.,'d\d+')) DecoNotes must have ids starting with the letter 'd' followed by a progressive number, e.g. d1, d2, d3
tei:decoNote[ancestor::tei:bindingDesc]/@xml:id not(matches(.,'b\d+')) DecoNotes in Binding Description must have ids starting with the letter 'b' followed by a progressive number, e.g. b1, b2, b3
tei:decoNote[ancestor::tei:bindingDesc][@type='SewingStations'] not(number(.)) decoNote with type SewingStations should contain a number.
tei:decoNote[ancestor::tei:bindingDesc][@pastedown] not(@type='EndLeaves') not(matches(@pastedown, '[UOTILR\s]+')) the attribute pastedown is only allowed on a decoNote with type EndLeaves.values of pastedown might only be a combination of maximum three of the suggested values. Y OTI L is fine, N is fine, UTI R is fine.
tei:decoNote[ancestor::tei:bindingDesc][@color] @type='SewingStations' or @type='Spine' or @type='Other' or @type='Fastening' The attribute color is not allowed on a decoNote with this type.

Attibutes list

attribute xml:id

attribute color

attribute pastedown

This attribute can have a maximum of 3 values separated by a space.

This is a semi list of allowed values

value definition
UTI Under the turn-ins. The pastedown is pasted under the turn-ins.
OTI Over the turn-ins. The pastedown is pasted over the turn-ins.
L Left pastedown, on the upper board.
R Right pastedown, on the lower board.

attribute repaired

This attribute can have a maximum of 1 values separated by a space.

This is a closed list of allowed values

value definition
Y
N

attribute type

This is a closed list of allowed values

value definition
frame an ornament around the page
miniature
band ornamental band is above the page
punctuation
drawing
border
diagram
frieze
illustration
initial
map
marginal
mixed
other
ornamentation
paratext
printmark
publishmark
rubrication
secondary
tooling
unspecified
unwan
vignette
engraving
Other to be used in binding description
bindingMaterial to be used in binding description. Materials of which the binding is made.
Headband to be used in binding description. Endband at the head end of the spine of a book.
Tailband for use in binding description. Endband at the tail end of the spine of a book.
Endbands for use in binding description. Structural and decorative elements of the binding which are found at the head and tail of the spine of a book. The ethiopian endbands are usually slit-braid stripes of leather or link-stitch sewings.
Fastening for use in binding description. Stripe of different form and material used to keep closed a book. Traces of fastenings can be holes and pins on the outer edge of the boards.
Spine for use in binding description. The part of the book opposite the fore-edge.
SlipCase for use in binding description. Portable leather case with attached slip where the manuscript is kept.
Boards for use in binding description. Components made from one or more pieces of material (usually wood) used to protect and support a bookblock.
SewingStations for use in binding description. Sewing stations are created by passing a thread through a spine fold when sewing a book.
EndLeaves for use in binding description. All the leaves found at each side of a bookblock, intended to give protection to the text leaves.
Cover The material that constitutes the immediate covering of the completed binding.

attribute rend

This is a open list of allowed values

value definition
damaged
intact

This element is mentioned in the following pages

Revisions of this page

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