July 2018

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The CCO Commons is the online home of Cataloging Cultural Objects: a Guide to Describing Cultural Works and Their Images and is “a data content standard for the cultural heritage community”.  They have examples for cataloging built works/structures, decorative objects/utilitarian objects, manuscripts, paintings, time-based works, photographs, prints and drawings, sculpture, graphic documentation and digital art.

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Native American basket

Group of arrowheads

Textual manuscript 

Animation cel

Modern sculpture