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ID: 300012236
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300012236

 

Record Type: concept
maple (wood) (hardwood, <wood by composition or origin>, ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Wood of trees belonging to the genus Acer, light reddish brown in color, with small pores, distinct rings, and rays that show as fine dashes in quarter sawed wood. Maple wood is used for fine furniture, cabinetry, flooring, shoe lasts, and musical instruments.
 
Terms:
maple (wood) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,N)
esdoornhout (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
arce (madera) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by origin>
............ <materials by origin> (G)
Hierarchy of biological material
................ biological material (G)
Hierarchy of plant material
.................... plant material (G)
Hierarchy of <wood and wood by product>
........................ <wood and wood by product> (G)
Hierarchy of wood (plant material)
............................ wood (plant material) (G)
Hierarchy of <wood by composition or origin>
................................ <wood by composition or origin> (G)
Hierarchy of hardwood
.................................... hardwood (G)
Hierarchy of maple (wood)
........................................ maple (wood) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Hout van de boom behorende tot het genus Acer. Het is bleek van kleur en wordt gebruikt voor het maken van meubilair, vloeren, schoenleesten en toetsmechanismen voor piano's. 
Spanish ..... Madera del árbol perteneciente al género Acer, de color pálido y utilizada para fabricar muebles finos, pisos, hormas de zapato y piezas de piano. 

Related concepts:
derived/made from ....  Acer (genus)
................................  (Sapindaceae (family), Sapindales (order), ... Living Organisms (hierarchy name)) [300375033]

Sources and Contributors:
arce (madera)............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, VP]
..........................  Feduchi, Historia del Mueble (1986) 627
esdoornhout............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
.......................  Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
maple (wood)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 125913 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  Brady and Clauser, Materials Handbook (1977) 478
.......................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.......................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.......................  Montgomery, American furniture: Federal Period (1966) 37
.......................  National Museum of American Art, Media Thesaurus (1980s)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 125913 checked 26 January 2012
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
............  Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Bramwell, The International Book of Wood (1982) 230
.......... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online: CAMEO (2005-)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
.......... Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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