Gyimes Gyimes Each motif had its own meaning. Watch video Háromszék Háromszék The unique characteristics is that the painter very often colours well outside the lines. Watch video Árapatak Árapatak Here Hungarian women have been painting eggs since the dawn of time. Watch video Hétfalu Hétfalu Sometimes Easter eggs were used for fortune telling. Watch video Hunyad county Hunyad county The first written source on Easter eggs originates from a nobleman’s accounts from the years 1740–59. Watch video Nagy-Küküllő county Nagy-Küküllő county Possible to find eggs with red motif over a black background which is very rare. Watch video Prekmurje Prekmurje Patterns with a stem and red berries are often used but the star is common also in this region. Watch video Zengővárkony Zengővárkony Although the flowers are vertically aligned, they do not stem from the bottom of the egg. Watch video Ormánság Ormánság The majority of the patterns are clearly from before the Christian era. Watch video Drávamellék Drávamellék Two main motifs are the rooster comb and the tulip. Watch video Somogy Somogy Eggs are easily recognizable from their brownish colour given by the onion skin. Watch video Sárköz Sárköz The flowers, mostly tulips, sprouting from the mouths and tails of the animals. Watch video Felső-Torontál county Felső-Torontál county All patterns are built from two components: drop and sickle shape. Watch video Felvidék Felvidék Another wax painting design technique is common here. Watch video Hont county Hont county The queens of the Easter eggs can be found here. Watch video Other videos Other videos Other interesting videos about the Easter eggs. Watch video Please support my research and teaching activity as much as you can.