Classic Wedgwood Pottery and Porcelain

The Wedgwood is a famous British pottery company, originally founded by Josiah Wedgwood c1795, the thirteenth child of an impoverished potter, and possibly the most famous name ever associated with pottery.Wedgwood merged with Waterford Crystal in 1987 to become Waterford Wedgwood. The factory was a pioneer of new products such as those modelled by William Greatbach, and coloured with lead glazes developed by Josiah Wedgwood during his partnership with the Staffordshire potter Thomas Whieldon.

Perfected the fabulous blue ceramic stoneware or jasperware decorated with white relief that antique Wedgwood pottery is most known for today.

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