EKT types

EKT enriches and homogenizes the aggregated content against a hierarchical bilingual Vocabulary of Item Types. Metadata records are enriched with a separated field ‘EKT Type’ that has references to terms of the vocabulary. The content of SearchCulture.gr is classified according to a compact and balanced set of types which gives it semantic cohesion and improves its searchability, presentation and multilingualism.


2D Graphics  | 208,388 items

Images and ornament for layout features | 19,521 items
Print | 38,968 items
Printed material | 24,977 items
Card | 11,062 items
Religious visual works | 2,963 items
Painting | 23,083 items
Drawing | 12,864 items
Technical drawing | 2,426 items
Photo | 122,564 items

3D Αrtefacts and Realia  | 45,424 items

Sculpture | 5,482 items
Tools and equipment | 8,458 items
Household accessories | 3,919 items
Fragment | 1,826 items
Building | 477 items
Model | 459 items
Toy | 820 items
Identifying marking  | 579 items
Vessel | 7,281 items
Seal | 248 items

Text  | 88,792 items

Announcement | 3,392 items
Book | 15,570 items
Document | 27,448 items
Literary work | 1,899 items
Study | 15,300 items
Serial publication | 13,087 items
Partial document | 4,370 items
Book part | 1,976 items
Newspaper part | 1,117 items

Intangible cultural heritage  | 142,703 items

Cultural event | 2,303 items

Sound Recordings  | 1,360 items


Projected and Video Material  | 1,087 items


Scores  | 13,854 items


Cartographic Material  | 4,018 items