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Get an object

Fetches an object’s details.

GET /tenants/:tenant_id/revisions/:revision_id/objs/:obj_id GET /tenants/:tenant_id/workspaces/published/objs/:obj_id GET /tenants/:tenant_id/workspaces/:working_copy_id/objs/:obj_id


  • tenant_id – The ID of the tenant.
  • revision_id – The ID of the revision.
  • working_copy_id – The ID of the working copy.
  • obj_id – The ID of the CMS object.


The details of the CMS object.


curl \ -X GET \ -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \ -u 'api_token:MYTOKEN' \ https://api.scrivito.com/tenants/:tenant_id/revisions/:rev_id/objs/:obj_id
{ "_created_at": "20170704154214", "_id": "8cc6dbb74f5770bf", "_obj_class": "Foo", "title": [ "string", "Page Title" ], // more object attributes… }

With binary objects, their blob would show up as:

{ "_obj_class": "Image", "blob": [ "binary", {"id": "00f8b1560c97eb94/4a7d12c1fde1/some-image.jpg"} ], }

Error codes

  • precondition_not_met.obj_not_found
  • precondition_not_met.revision_not_found
  • precondition_not_met.workspace_not_found


  • Attributes are returned in the format "attr_name": attr_value. The names of internal attributes start with an underscore.
  • The _widget_pool attribute contains all the widgets used on a page. Attributes of the widgetlist type reference widgets in the _widget_pool.
  • The values of attributes referring to a user (e.g. _created_by) depend on the user management system involved.
  • The file name part of a blob’s id may include escaped characters. After unescaping, apply URL encoding: encodeURIComponent(unescape(id))