Medium and materials

The Medium and materials field records what an object is made of.

Field details

Public field
medium_description is the field ID
Text field with1,000 character limit
Detail and Public tabs in the object cataloguing page (but not for natural science records)


Porcelain, metal.

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For example, enter medium_description: copper into the search field to find all objects that are made of copper.