These are real Hen's eggs, decorated by hand by artisans from the Moravian region of the Czech Republic. Hand decorated eggs are part of a rich tradition of decorating eggs that spreads throughout the Eastern Europe. This particular style uses the pin drop and madiera methods, using bees wax, organic dyes, and specialized drills are used to create the lace-like patterning of the egg shell. This beautiful egg makes any centerpiece or parting gift a treasure to keepsake. **Please note, all items are handmade, unique, and may differ slightly from the photo.