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Puzzle jug

Scope note

Jug with a perforated neck and from three to eight spouts along the rim that make ordinary drinking or pouring impossible. One can drink or pour without spilling only if certain holes along the rim and under the handles are covered with the fingers.

This term has 55 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object name

Getty AAT term number

3000201319

Broader Terms used

<trick drinking vessels>

Term used for

jugs, puzzle
puzzle-jugs

Created

11yrs ago

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