Vacat Measured in Lines

Space left on stone

A space should be used wherever there is an intentional space left on the support: i.e. a space that never contained text (vacat). If the space is measured in lines, the unit should have a value of "line".

‘(vac.3)’Silvio Panciera XI.2Josh Sosin
<space
  dim="horizontal"
  extent="3"
  unit="line"/>

()
<space
  dim="horizontal"
  extent="1"
  unit="line"/>

Transformation using the example EpiDoc P5 stylesheets:

  • London style: vac.

(InsAph: 1.24)

Responsibility for this section

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