It is in very good condition other than some loss of paint consistent with age. There is a some loss of green paint and a very small loss of black paint on the back of his head and the back of one foot. There is some yellow paint loss on the very top of his cap.The shine on the face is a reflection and not loss of paint. Contact me prior to leaving feedback if you feel this item is not as described. I would like the opportunity to rectify any problems. The item "VTG COLLECTIBLE BLACK AMERICANA BELLHOP WHISK BROOM CLOTHES BRUSH PAINTED" is in sale since Monday, September 14, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Other Black Americana". The seller is "simplyvintagelove" and is located in Marion, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.