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Puzzle jug

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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.

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<trick drinking vessels>

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jugs, puzzle


12yrs ago

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