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ID: 300231323
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300231323

 

Record Type: concept
automata (<visual works by form>, visual works (works), ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Mechanical figures or contrivances constructed to move as if by their own power, generally by intricate hidden mechanisms; known since at least the Hellenistic period, as toys, amusements, and in clocks.
 
Terms:
automata (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,U,PN)
automaton (C,U,English,AD,U,SN)
automatic toys (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
automatons (C,U,English,UF,U,N)
automaten (C,U,Dutch-P,D,U,U)
automaat (C,U,Dutch,AD,U,U)
Automaten (C,U,German,D,PN)
Automat (C,U,German-P,AD,SN)
autómatas (figura animada) (C,U,Spanish-P,D,U,PN)
autómata (figura animada) (C,U,Spanish,AD,U,SN)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.VC

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)
.... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Visual Works (hierarchy name)
........ Visual Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of visual works (works)
............ visual works (works) (G)
Hierarchy of <visual works by form>
................ <visual works by form> (G)
Hierarchy of automata
.................... automata (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Mechanische figuren of toestellen die zo zijn gemaakt dat zij schijnbaar uit zichzelf bewegen; zijn meestal voorzien van ingewikkelde verborgen mechanismen; al bekend vanaf de hellenistische tijd als speelgoed, amusement en in klokken. 
German ..... Mechanische Figur oder Vorrichtung, die so konstruiert wurde, dass sie sich anscheidenend aus eigener Kraft bewegt, normalerweise auf Grund versteckter, komplexer Mechanismen; bekannt seit der Hellenistischen Periode als Spielzeug, zur Belustigung und in Uhren. 
Spanish ..... Figuras mecánicas o inventos construidos para moverse por su propia energía, generalmente por medio de complejos mecanismos escondidos; conocidos desde al menos el periodo helénico en juguetes, pasatiempos y en relojes. 

Related concepts:
distinguished from ....  robots
..................................  (machines (general equipment), <equipment by general type>, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300391077]
meaning/usage overlaps with ....  mechanical dolls
..................................................  (recreational dolls, figural toys, ... Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name)) [300211130]

Sources and Contributors:
automaat............  [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
Automat............  [IfM-SMB-PK Preferred]
.................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/681071/revisions/1126191/view
.................  DWDS - Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [online] (2008-) http://www.dwds.de/?qu=Automat
.................  Wortschatz Universität Leipzig [online] (1998 -) "Automat"
automata............  [GCI Preferred, VP Preferred]
.................  AATA database (2002-) 120735 checked 26 January 2012
.................  BHA Subject Headings (1985-)
.................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.................  Fleming and Honour, Penguin Dictionary of the Decorative Arts (1989) 52
.................  Fraser, History of Toys (1966) illustration, IND
.................  King, Encyclopedia of Toys (1986) illustration, IND
.................  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
autómata (figura animada)............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred]
............................................  Fleming y Honour, Diccionario de Artes Decorativas (1987) 50
............................................  Lucie-Smith, Diccionario de Términos de Arte (1997) 27
autómatas (figura animada)............  [CDBP-SNPC]
...............................................  Comité, Plural del término en singular
automaten............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred]
....................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
....................  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
Automaten............  [IfM-SMB-PK]
....................  Duden [online] (2011-) http://www.duden.de/node/681071/revisions/1126191/view
automatic toys............  [VP]
.............................  Fraser, History of Toys (1966) 108
automaton............  [VP]
....................  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988)
....................  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
automatons............  [VP]
.......................  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-)
.......................  Random House Dictionary of the English Language (1987)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, GCI, IfM-SMB-PK, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AATA database (2002-) 120735 checked 26 January 2012
............  CDMARC Subjects: LCSH (1988-) robots
............  Chenhall, Revised Nomenclature (1988) toy
............  Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... Van Dale groot woordenboek (1994)
German .......... [IfM-SMB-PK]
.......... IfM Berlin
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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