No chips, nor scratches, bare to none one coat of sealed/glossed on under the tail tips. Micro pitting is sealed over with clear baked on gloss. Painted perfectly also in even coat...view mores of paint. Bird has different textures on different areas making a more stand out appeal of all features (wing tops, breast, tail top). Colors are blk(deepest color), soft wht, soft yellow, watery orange/red. Blk tipped toes. Does not wobble, good weight for 3 inch length slender/small size.
This was a nine dollar bird, worth the money. Very cute/cheerful on kitchen windows sill, good buy.
Not mailed in a clear plastic box, bird not glued to card stock. view less