Handling primary sources in TEI XML

25. msDesc structure

<msDesc xml:id="ex2xml:lang="en">  <msIdentifier> <!-- Repository location, shelfmarks, etc. -->  </msIdentifier>  <msContents> <!-- Structured description of MS contents -->  </msContents>  <physDesc> <!-- Physical and codicological description -->  </physDesc>  <history> <!-- Origin, provenance, acquisition, etc. -->  </history>  <additional> <!-- Additional bibliographic and curatorial information, and associated materials etc. -->  </additional>  <msPart> <!--Composite manuscript details -->  </msPart> </msDesc>
<msIdentifier> is the only one that is required.

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