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".

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<gap
  reason="illegible"
  quantity="3"
  unit="character"/>

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

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: .

(IRT: 690)
<gap
  reason="illegible"
  quantity="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
Date: 2014-05-06