Josiah was a multi-talented visionary: he combined the skills of a scientist, an artist, an engineer, a social and environmental reformer with shrewd commercial instincts.
He not only created unique designs that are still produced today but he also revolutionised the manufacturing process.
Over the years Kings and Queens, Tsars, Emperors and Sultans have selected Wedgwood for their tables. Today, collectors and buyers of Wedgwood include the rich and famous throughout the world as well as thousands who cherish and value the distinctive quality that marks Wedgwood.
Although the Wedgwood name has symbolised beauty, quality and fine craftmanship for over 240 years, each piece has the strength to stand up to the demands of today's busy lifestyle. Whether your preference is for the timelessly classic or the boldly contemporary, you'll find a Wedgwood collection to match.