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Pot

Old hollow or liquid measure (also known as pota, pote, pot), which used to be used for wine throughout Europe. However, the volumes were quite different: Belgium 1.37 l, Denmark 0.966 l, France 1.86 l, Mecklenburg 0.9 l, Norway 0.966 l, Portugal 8.27 l and Switzerland 1.4 but also 1.5 and 2.9 l. See also under hollow dimensions.

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