Image has multiple crease lines from bends, two indents near the top of his head, and very light scratching. Creases are not very noticeable when viewed directly. Brass mat and preserver show some mild patina and bending. Case is in good overall condition, and displays nicely. Exterior has a few small chips along the edges. The hinges are operable, with some cracking near the peening (common for these #3 hinges). Paper backing has discoloration.