Fragment

A portion of an object that is torn, broken off from, or dislocated from its original whole.

For examples of fragments, see “Hiding in the Binding — Fragments in Rare Book Collections at HMML.” Additional stories on the topic are available as part of HMML's Fragments editorial series.

  • German:
    Fragment
  • Spanish:
    fragmento

“fragments (object portions)”, Art & Architecture Thesaurus Online, Getty Research, http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300117130.