Containers and Carriers

Dry Goods

Item Cost Empty Weight(English Units) Holds or Carries(English Units) Empty Weight(Metric Units) Holds or Carries(Metric Units)
Backpack 2 gp 2 lb1 2 cubic ft./60 lb1 1 kg1 0.06 cubic meters/30 kg
Barrel 2 gp 30 lb. 10 cubic ft./650 lb2 15 kg 0.3 cubic meters/300 kg2
Basket 4 sp 1 lb. 2 cubic ft./20 lb. 0.5 kg 0.06 cubic meters/10 kg
Bucket 5 sp 2 lb. 1 cubic ft./65 lb.3 1 kg 0.03 cubic meters/30 kg3
Chest(common) 2 gp 25 lb. 2 cubic ft./200 lb. 12.5 kg 0.06 cubic meters/100 kg
Pouch, belt 1 gp 1/2 lb1 1/5 cubic ft./10 lb1 0.25 kg1 6,000 cubic centimeters/5 kg
Sack 1 sp 1/2 lb1 1 cubic ft./60 lb.1 0.25 kg1 0.03 cubic meters/30 kg
Saddlebags 4 gp 8 lb. 5 cubic ft./250 lb. 4 kg 0.15 cubic meters/125 kg
Spell component pouch 5 gp 1/4 lb.1 1/8 cubic ft./2 lb. 0.125 kg1 3,750 cubic centimeters/1 kg

Liquids

Item Cost Empty Weight(English Units) Holds or Carries(English Units) Empty Weight(Metric Units) Holds or Carries(Metric Units)
Bottle, wine, glass 2 gp 1+1/2 pints/1.5 lb. 0.33 liters/0.33 kg
Flask 3 cp 1 pint/1 lb. 0.25 liters/0.25 kg
Jug, clay 3 cp 1 lb. 1 gallon/8 lb. 0.5 kg 4 liters/4 kg
Mug/tankard, clay 2 cp 1 pint/1 lb. 0.25 liters/0.25 kg
Pitcher, clay 2 cp 1 lb. 1/2 gallon/4 lb. 0.5 kg 4 liters/4 kg
Pot, iron 5 sp 2 lb. 1 gallon/8 lb. 0.5 kg 4 liters/4 kg
Vial, ink or potion 1 gp 1 ounce/— 30 ml/—
Waterskin 1 gp 1/2 gallon/4 lb.1 2 liters/2 kg

— No weight worth mentioning

1 When made for Medium characters. Weighs one-quarter the normal amount when made for Small characters. Weighs twice the normal amount when made for Large characters. Containers carry one-quarter the normal amount when made for Small characters.

2 A barrel filled with liquid holds about 75 gallons or about 300 liters.

3 A bucket filled with liquid holds about 1-2 gallons or about 7,4 liters.

See also: Bags, Boxes and Pouches

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