There is paint chipping in the edge of the bed of the machine that have been painted overperhaps to prevent further chipping?? The machine has its carrying case with the bed extension stored inside. I package extremely well and it will arrive in good condition. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Sewing (1930-Now)\Machines".The seller is "winning4u2011" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.