It does have some surface tarnish (see photos) which is normal for these which doesn't detract from it's beauty. It could be polished back to bright and shiny if desired but looks great as-is. These are often painted black, but this one is all original.A nice addition to any wall or collection, it is offered with NO RESERVE! GOOD LUCK and THANKS FOR LOOKING! Photos shown above are of the actual C. The item "Vintage 1968 mid-century C. JERE Birds in Flight BRASS WALL SCULPTURE art WOW" is in sale since Monday, April 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Mid-Century Modernism". The seller is "50s-60s-70s" and is located in Santa Monica, California. This item can be shipped to United States.