The original paint has some minor losses commensurate with age and light use but is overall above average and very nice. There are no cracks, breaks, or repairs. The original trap is present. Important Please Read - Other Items Listed.This collection has many scarce / rare / hard to find items (cast iron, tin, and pressed steel). If you are a toy collector you will want to check out these other items. I take description accuracy and customer service very seriously so please feel free to contact me with ANY concerns. I try to use the appropriate amount of pictures to enhance my descriptions so please also take time to review them carefully. The item "Late 1800s J. Stevens Cast Iron Always Did'Spise a Mule Mechanical Bank -Nice" is in sale since Thursday, March 24, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Banks". The seller is "davlee69" and is located in Kansas City, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.