<altIdentifier>

<altIdentifier> (alternative identifier) contains an alternative or former structured identifier used for a manuscript or other object, such as a former catalogue number. [10.4. The Manuscript Identifier]
Modulemsdescription
AttributesAttributes att.global (@xml:id, @n, @xml:lang, @xml:base, @xml:space) (att.global.rendition (@rend, @style, @rendition)) (att.global.linking (@corresp, @synch, @sameAs, @copyOf, @next, @prev, @exclude, @select)) (att.global.analytic (@ana)) (att.global.facs (@facs)) (att.global.change (@change)) (att.global.responsibility (@cert, @resp)) (att.global.source (@source)) att.typed (@type, @subtype) att.datable (@calendar, @period) (att.datable.w3c (@when, @notBefore, @notAfter, @from, @to)) (att.datable.iso (@when-iso, @notBefore-iso, @notAfter-iso, @from-iso, @to-iso)) (att.datable.custom (@when-custom, @notBefore-custom, @notAfter-custom, @from-custom, @to-custom, @datingPoint, @datingMethod))
Contained by
msdescription: msFrag msIdentifier
namesdates: objectIdentifier
May contain
Declaration
element altIdentifier
{
   tei_att.global.attributes,
   tei_att.typed.attributes,
   tei_att.datable.attributes,
   (
      tei_placeName?,
      tei_bloc?,
      tei_country?,
      tei_region?,
      tei_settlement?,
      tei_district?,
      tei_geogName?,
      tei_institution?,
      tei_repository?,
      tei_collection?,
      tei_idno,
      tei_note?
   )
}
Example
<altIdentifier>
 <settlement>San Marino</settlement>
 <repository>Huntington Library</repository>
 <idno>MS.El.26.C.9</idno>
</altIdentifier>
Note

An identifying number of some kind must be supplied if known; if it is not known, this should be stated.