All About Herend Rothschild Bird China
Brand: Herend Pattern: Rothschild Bird Pattern#: RO
Manufacturer Status: Active In Production: 1850-
Description: White background, Scalloped, Basket weave border, Multi-motif birds, Insects, Flowers Theme: Birds
Dishwashing Method: Handwash (Probable) Secondary Market Value: Excellent Best Uses: Formal and Informal
This Rothschild Bird pattern has been manufactured since 1850 by the Herend China company, based in the Hungary. Based on the now famous story of the Baroness Rothschild who lost her pearl necklace in her garden only to discover the local birds playing with it. There are twelve different motifs of the pattern featuring different birds in different colors and positions. You can view all the Rothschild Bird motifs here. Each piece of this pattern is hand-painted by the master craftsmen in Hungary who have been engaged in this painstaking labor of love for decades. Herend's most famous and popular china pattern, Rothschild Bird continues to delight young and old with it's whimsical, carefree nature and expert design. The care put into every piece is readily visible to all. This pattern also features a ton of accessory pieces and new ones are added every year. Become a collector of these fine works of art - you won't regret it!
Our favorite Rothschild Bird by Herend pieces are the 4 QT tureen as well as the dinner plate.