It has some grime and corrosion that could be removed, but I know how some of you collectors are about keeping things original. It has a clean internal battery compartment and overall looks like it should function. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Other Japanese WWII Orig Items". The seller is "10john10" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.