Zolnay Porcelain Manufacture is that of a Hungarian one of porcelain, tiles, and stoneware. Established by Miklós Zolnay in Pécs, Hungary, in 1853. Introduction of eosin glazing process: 1893. Worldwide recognition: from 1863 by Vilmos Zolnay, new director. International exhibitions: the 1873 World Fair, Vienna, the 1878 World Fair, Paris - Grand Prix. Chief designer: Tádé Sikorski. From 1900: frost-resisting Zolnay building decorations, art nouveau. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zsolnay)
Pécs lives together with the legend of the Zsolnay family. Vilmos Zsolnay founded the Zsolnay manufacture, one of the most exclusive porcelain producing company of Hungary. The biggest secret of the company is about the “eosin” this very special multi-coloured, iridescent reduced glaze.