Herend hen/cocquerel/rooster in rust fishnet design and gold accents
Standing on a painted leaf mound with blue worm and a seed in its beak
Model 5015, Hungary, 1930's
Blue Herend Hungary makers stamp and impressed HEREND
18 cm (7") high
Herend’s traditional fishnet design first took shape in 1874, when an artist was inspired by a Chinese plate’s fish scale design and replicated it onto a rooster figurine’s breast to imitate feathers
Herend's porcelain figurine collection is completely hand painted by talented artisans at the Herend factory in Hungary with each detailed piece trimmed in 24k gold.