Illegible Characters, Quantity Known

Where vestiges of characters remain, but they cannot be recognised and their quantity is known, they should be placed in a gap and given a reason with a value of "illegible".

Panciera 1991 VIII.2; Sosin 2011: [...]

<gap reason="illegiblequantity="3"
 unit="character"/>

()
<gap reason="illegiblequantity="1"
 unit="character"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: ·

(IRT: 690)
<gap reason="illegiblequantity="2"
 unit="character"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Duke Databank style:   ̣  ̣

(DDbDP: bgu.1.101)

Responsibility for this section

  1. Scott Vanderbilt, author
  2. Charlotte Tupman, author

EpiDoc version: 8.20

Date: 2014-12-04