The ancient Greeks and Italians seemed happy to ship their wines in rather fragile amphorae. Herodotus refers to palm-wood casks using in shipping Armenian wine to Babylon in Mesopotamia, but it is re
A barrel, cask, or tun is a hollow cylindrical container, traditionally made of wooden staves bound by wooden or metal hoops. Traditionally, the barrel was a standard size of measure referring to a se
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