The first VH Herend item, a figurine decorated with a feather-like scaled design was made in 1871. Back then, the famous Hungarian writer Mór Jókai received a rooster with this pattern. The legend really started in the 1930’s and the scaled pattern soon became known worldwide as Herend’s specialty. A variety of different animal figurines became sought after collectors pieces. Recently a wider range of colors appeared in addition to the original red and beside gold ornamentation. Platinum accents has become more and more popular.
It is almost impossible to imitate this pattern, as the narrow ow widening scales can be applied to the uneven surfaces by hand painting only. Various limited series make the “Vieux Herend” figurines even more popular, some using a combination of different colors. The collection is increasing year by year. This Hallmark design of Herend has also been applied on different dinnerware items, which can be seen below.
All VH - Fishnet and Fish Scale Design and sets
Sandwich Dish – Grey Fish Scale
1436-0-00 A-ETG - Grey Fish ScaleHerend PorcelainNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Serving Plate – Gold Fish Scale
20527-0-00 A-EORH - Gold Fish ScaleHerend PorcelainNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Cake Plate w. Handles – Grey Fish Scale
1430-0-00 A-ETG - Grey Fish ScaleHerend PorcelainNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Universal Cup – Turquoise Fish Scale
2708-0-00 VHTQ - TurquoiseHerend PorcelainNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Sugar Basin – Gold Fish Scale
1464-0-17 A-ETOR - GoldHerend Fina chinaNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Basic Tea Set – Gold Fish Scale
Tea Cup w. Dessert Plate for 2 Person - A-ETORHerend Fine chinaNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Tea Pot – Miniature – Purple Fish Scale
20608-0-09 VHP - Pink / Purple - MiniatureHerend Fine chinaNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Universal Cup – Black Fish Scale
2729-0-00 VHN - BlackHerend PorcelainNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Tea Cup / Coffee Cup – Special Fish Scale w. Gold
20730-0-00 VHSP18 - Brown, Burgundy and GoldHerend Fine chinaNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Universal Cup – Yellow Fish Scale
2729-0-00 VHJ - YellowHerend Fine chinaNetAdd to cartMore details and Galleries »
Tea Pot – Miniature – Light Green Fish Scale
20608-0-09 VHV2 - Light GreenHerend Fine china
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