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ID: 300012333

 

Record Type: concept
olive (wood) (hardwood, <wood by composition or origin>, ... Materials (Hierarchy Name))

 

Note: Wood of the species Olea europaea, native to the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Africa. The dense, durable wood is yellowish to light brown with a greenish tinge and a straight, close grain. Some older trees produce wood with decorative figuring. Olive wood polishes to a smooth glossy surface. It is used for furniture, inlay, carving, turnery, and small decorative items.
 
Terms:
olive (wood) (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,D,U,N)
olea (wood) (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
olive wood (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
olive-wood (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
olivewood (C,U,English,UF,U,U)
olijfhout (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
olivier (bois) (C,U,French-P,D,U,N)
olivo (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 (matter)
........ materials (matter) (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 products>
........................ <wood and wood products> (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 olive (wood)
........................................ olive (wood) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Hout van de boom behorende tot de soort Olea europaea, gebruikt voor ornamenteel werk. 
Spanish ..... Madera del ├írbol perteneciente a la especie Olea europaea. Utilizada en trabajos ornamentales. 

Related concepts:
derived/made from ....  Olea europaea (species)
................................  (Olea (genus), Oleaceae (family), ... Living Organisms (Hierarchy Name)) [300311369]

Sources and Contributors:
olea (wood)............  [VP]
.......................  Hora, Oxford Encyclopedia of the Trees of the World (1981) 245
olijfhout............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
....................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
olive (wood)............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 126764 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) olive
.......................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
.......................  National Museum of American Art, Media Thesaurus (1980s) olive
olive wood............  [VP]
.......................  Stein, Construction Glossary (1980) 175
olive-wood............  [VP]
.......................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
olivewood............  [VP]
....................  MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
olivier (bois)............  [CHIN Preferred, VP]
.............................  CHIN database (1988-)
olivo (madera)............  [CDBP-DIBAM Preferred, VP]
.............................  Feduchi, Historia del Mueble (1986) 627
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-DIBAM, CHIN, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 126764 checked 26 January 2012
............  CHIN database (1988-)
............  Wiselius, Houtvademecum (1990)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... MFA Conservation and Art Material Encyclopedia Online (2005-)
.......... Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-DIBAM, VP]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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