The design is applied in flow blue fashion under the glaze. The gilding is over laid with the cobalt blue birds and plants showing through. There is checker0board trim around the borders. FOR OUR CUSTOMERS OUTSIDE THE US. The Post Office requires this.The item "Antique Coalport Demitasse Cup & Saucer, Blue Birds" is in sale since Monday, August 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Cups & Saucers". The seller is "betsybabe" and is located in Mahopac, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.