Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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Notation Category heading Add Mod ?
W Lifestyle, Hobbies and Leisure
Use all W* codes for: popular accounts for general adult readership. DO NOT USE: code ‘W’ itself, but select specific categories from section W*. Use all W* codes with: other subject categories and qualifiers where appropriate.
Prefer: codes from A*, K*, P*, R*, T*, etc, for specialist, technical and academic works
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WC Antiques, vintage and collectables
Use all WC* codes for: titles about the objects themselves, as well as collecting them
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WCB Antiques, vintage and collectables: buyer’s guides
Class here: price guides, guides to auctions, valuation, etc. Use with: other WC* code indicating types of items, as appropriate.
See also: UDBA Online shopping and auctions
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WCC Care and restoration of antiques
WCF Collecting coins, banknotes, medals and other related items
Class here: collecting seals, numismatics
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WCG Collecting stamps, philately
WCJ Antique clocks, musical boxes and automata 1.4
WCK Militaria, arms and armour
WCL Antique or vintage furniture / furniture collecting
Use with: WCC for restoring antique furniture
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WCN Antiques, vintage and collectables: ceramics, glass and other related items 1.4
WCP Antiques, vintage and collectables: jewellery 1.4
WCR Antiques, vintage and collectables: gold, silver and other metals (other than jewellery) 1.4
WCS Antiques, vintage and collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera and printed matter
Class here: cigarette cards, programmes, postcards, comics, autographs, photographs, phonecards, etc
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WCT Antiques, vintage and collectables: sports memorabilia 1.4
WCU Antiques, vintage and collectables: pictures, prints and maps 1.4
WCV Antiques, vintage and collectables: carpets, rugs and textiles 1.4
WCW Antiques, vintage and collectables: toys, games, dolls and models
Class here: teddy bears
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WCX Antiques, vintage and collectables: instruments, implements and tools 1.4

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