jarra

1

In Libya, 20th century, a unit of liquid capacity, approximately 14.13 liters.

United Nations, 1966.

2

In Mexico, 20th century, a unit of liquid capacity, approximately 8.2128 liters (about 2.17 U.S. gallons).

United Nations, 1966.

3

In Bolivia, ? – 20th century, various units of liquid capacity:

Department Town Volume
in liters
Commodity
La Paz Viacha 6 chicha
Chuquisaca Yotala 0.5 milk
Tarabuco 7.50  
Potosi Arampampa 2.25 chicha
Uyuni 1 chicha
Santa Cruz Lagunillas 7.5  
Santa Cruz 5  
Valle Grande 7.5  
Tarija Entre Rios 1 chicha
Cochabamba Arani 1.5  
Independencia 4.5  
Sacaba 1.5  
Quillacollo 6  

[Bolivia] Ministerio de Agricultura, Ganaderia y Colonizacion. Dirección General de Economia Rural.
Resumen General de Medidas típicas de la República de Bolivia.
Corrected and revised by the Departamento de Muestreos y Padrones.
[La Paz]: Departamento de Muestreos y Padrones, 1956.

Pages 10, 13, 20, 28, 37 and 41. (Page numbering is not continuous.)

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