Jug In Baked Earth With Quicklime

Jug in baked earth without a cover and filled with quicklime, which the besieged used against the besiegers. These jugs are filled with ashes and powdered quicklime and is thrown with strength against the enemy. When broken they scatter their contents and sprinkle the enemy.

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