Miniature Portrait of Josiah Spode II,  © National Portrait Gallery, London: detail from a full length Portrait of Josiah Spode II, The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent


Josiah Spode II

The scion of the Spode family, Josiah Spode II took his father's business and made it grow. Use the links below to view Josiah Spode II's early history, London buisness, partnerships and the legacy he left.

Early History

London Business

Expanding the Business

Partnership with Copeland


Spode's Key to Success

From Potters to Landed Gentry

Josiah Spode II's Death