Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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A The Arts
Use all A* codes for: specialist and general adult titles, including both highly illustrated and more text-based works. For a hobby or recreational approach, prefer a WF* code as the main subject and supplement with A* code(s) where appropriate. Use all A* codes with: other subject categories and qualifiers as appropriate, in particular STYLE 6*, plus PLACE 1* and TIME PERIOD 3* Qualifiers
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AF The Arts: art forms
Use for: works on the fine, visual and applied arts. Use all AF* codes with: the relevant AG* code(s), AGA for History of art and artworks, AGZ for specialist works about technique, and STYLE Qualifiers 6* as appropriate.
Prefer: WF* codes as the main subject for more amateur, hobby or recreational approaches
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AFK Non-graphic and electronic art forms
Use for: general works on non-graphic forms of art, or art using forms not listed below, including newer forms of media
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AFKG Precious metal, precious stones and jewellery: artworks and design
Class here: gold and silversmithing, Fabergé, etc.
See also: WFJ Jewellery and beadcrafts, WCP Antiques, vintage and collectables: jewellery, WCR Antiques, vintage and collectables: gold, silver and other metals (other than jewellery), WFP Decorative metalwork

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