Definitions for "Item number"
syn: part number.
The number allocated to an item. There may be a difference between the original item numbers (given by the manuscript's scribe/editor) and those allocated by subsequent librarians (to account for lost texts, re-arrangements, or errors in the original numbering). macaronic A polyglot text. For example, the The Sayings of the Four Philosophers in the Auchinleck Manuscript which alternates lines of English and French.
a number representing a class number or group of class numbers. The basis of item selection.
Keywords:  cutter, date, term
a Cutter, date, term, etc
Keywords:  reference, see
See Item Reference