This is quite a gem of an instrument. T has been in my Father's family for over 100 years, and has been passed down 3 generations.It has been kept in a humidity controlled room, and there are no cracks anywhere on the instrument. It comes with the original case and I would be happy to answer any further questions. Mint condition 1917 Gibson A Style Mandolin, with original case" is in sale since Thursday, July 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Folk & World\Mandolins". The seller is "melodist" and is located in Trumbull, Connecticut. This item can be shipped worldwide.