Pitcher: mottled brown/green/cream
Overall: 7 3/8 x 6 1/8 x 4 3/8 in. ( 18.7 x 15.6 x 11.1 cm )
Wheelthrown yellow ware baluster-shaped pitcher, banded at waist, and banded under rim with cabled border, footed with grooved strap handle with protruding terminus, mottled brown 'Rockingham' glaze with copper green patches.
This type of pitcher was also known as Whieldon ware. It belonged to Matthew and Elizabeth Sharpe of Conshohocken, Pa.
Gift of Katharine Prentis Murphy
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.