<physDesc>

<physDesc> (physical description) contains a full physical description of a manuscript, manuscript part, or other object optionally subdivided using more specialized elements from the model.physDescPart class. [10.7. Physical Description]
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))
Contained by
msdescription: msDesc msFrag msPart
namesdates: object
May contain
Declaration
element physDesc
{
   tei_att.global.attributes,
   (
      tei_model.pLike*,
      tei_objectDesc?,
      tei_handDesc?,
      tei_typeDesc?,
      tei_scriptDesc?,
      tei_musicNotation?,
      tei_decoDesc?,
      tei_additions?,
      tei_bindingDesc?,
      tei_sealDesc?,
      tei_accMat?
   )
}
Example
<physDesc>
 <objectDesc form="codex">
  <supportDesc material="perg">
   <support>Parchment.</support>
   <extent>i + 55 leaves
   <dimensions scope="alltype="leaf"
     unit="inch">

     <height></height>
     <width>5⅜</width>
    </dimensions>
   </extent>
  </supportDesc>
  <layoutDesc>
   <layout columns="2">In double columns.</layout>
  </layoutDesc>
 </objectDesc>
 <handDesc>
  <p>Written in more than one hand.</p>
 </handDesc>
 <decoDesc>
  <p>With a few coloured capitals.</p>
 </decoDesc>
</physDesc>