a textual or formal classification of the document (e.g. breve, writ, preceptum, mandato, Bulle, recognitio feodorum, oblatio, transsumptum ...)
Attributes: id, lang, type, subtype
Part of: chDesc
I definitely would not use this term in the meaning that you attribute to it. Class in relation to document refers to an aggregation of documents based on function, activity, transaction or matter. The expression I would use is "documentary form. name"
(Luciana Duranti, 2007-02-18 11:16:10)