Cream Georgiana Milk Jug (Medium)

John Wheeldon
Cream Georgiana Milk Jug (Medium) by John Wheeldon. A modern interpretation of a classic handleless jug, inspired be early 19th Century serveware.

Cream Georgiana Milk Jug (Medium) by John Wheeldon, inspired by traditional 18th Century creamware designs. John has manufactured his own tools based on examples of those typically used in Britain at that time. The imprint of his roulette wheel creates the collection's signature design motif.
Material: Earthenware & stoneware
cm: Width 8cm, Height 9cm
inches: Width 3.1in, Height 3.5in
Care Instructions: Dishwasher safe
image Bramley Green


John throws the main body of the piece on the wheel, the jug is then bisque fired to 1120°C and decorated with transparent lead-free glaze, which has been hand-mixed with blends of coloured stains.
The Maker John Wheeldon Ceramicist - East Midlands

Creating tableware that contemporises traditional 18th century creamware designs, Derbyshire-based ceramicist John Wheeldon draws inspiration from early pioneers in the field, such as Josiah Wedgewood, Thomas Whieldon and William Greatbach. To decorate his work, John has manufactured his own specialist tools, such as roulettes and handle dies, based on examples found in museums originating from the 1700s.