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ANCHOR. A measure containing ten gallons. Lex, Mereatoria.

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The Raised Anchor period, 1749-1752: The paste and glaze were modified to produce a clear white slightly opaque surface on which to paint.
Look for their mark, a triangle, raised anchor or red and gold anchor.
TCG Gelibolu frigate, which raised anchor from Aksaz Naval Base 6 months ago, returned to the base after cruising for 161 days, a distance of 30,000 nautical miles.