Catalonia
units of liquid capacity

For wine and spirits
                 

pipa

               

carga

4

             

bóta

2

8

       

barraló or barril

2

4

16

     

mallal or cántir

2

4

8

32

       

quartà

2

4

8

16

64

 

quartí or quarter

2

4

8

16

32

128

 

porró or meitadella

4

8

16

32

64

128

512

 

petricon

4

16

32

64

128

256

512

2048

Barcelona

237.1
mL

948.4
mL

3.79
L

7.58
L

15.18
L

30.36
L

60.70
L

121.4
L

485.6
L

For oil
           

càrrega

         

barral

2

       

barralon

2

4

     

quartà

7 ½

15

30

   

quart

4

30

60

120

 

quarta

4

16

120

240

480

Barcelona

257.7
mL

1.04
L

4.15
L

31.1
L

62.3
L

124.5
L

All values except that for the quarta were obtained by subdividing the value for the càrrega. The value for the quarta came from a separate source.

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