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Maps

Scope note

Documents depicting in graphic or photogrammetric form, normally to scale and usually on a flat medium, a selection of material or abstract features on or in relation to the surface of the earth or of a heavenly body, and generally emphasizing arterial or regional relationships. For similar representations on a horizontal plane but for depicting smaller-scale objects and spaces, use "plans (drawings)." ICA

This term has 11 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object category

Getty AAT term number

300028094

Broader Terms used

cartographic materials

Term used for

charts (maps)

Equivalent Terms used

map

Created

12yrs ago

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