Lost Lines, Quantity Unknown>

Where lines have been lost on the original support and there is nothing to indicate to the editor how these should be restored, this is marked up as a lacuna using gap. If the number of lines is unknown, extent should be given a value of "unknown".

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<gap
  reason="lost"
  extent="unknown"
  unit="line"/>

()
<gap
  reason="lost"
  extent="unknown"
  unit="line"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: [ - - - ]

(IRT: 177)
<gap
  reason="lost"
  extent="unknown"
  unit="line"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • Duke Databank style: [ - - - ]

(DDbDP: bgu.12.2207)

Responsibility for this section

  1. Scott Vanderbilt, author
  2. Charlotte Tupman, author
Date: 2014-02-09