pottle, pottle-pot (n.)
drinking vessel containing two quarts
2H4 II.ii.74[Poins to Bardolph] Is't such a matter to get a pottle-pot's maidenhead?
2H4 V.iii.63[Bardolph to Shallow, agreeing that he and Davy will drink a quart] Yea, sir, in a pottle-pot
MW II.i.197[Ford to Host, of Falstaff] I'll give you a pottle of burnt sack to give me recourse to him
MW III.v.26[Falstaff to Bardolph] brew me a pottle of sack finely
Oth II.iii.78[Iago to Cassio] your Almaine ... gives your Hollander a vomit, ere the next pottle can be filled
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