Box is also in very good condition. The "M" on one of the end flaps was cut out and one of the other inner flaps is loose. Gun has now been tested.
With 2 D batteries it makes loud "ratattattat" machine gun noise and the barrel recoils back and forth. Bulb lit for a few seconds and went out. Battery compartment is very clean. The item "Vintage 1950s Marx Battery Op Toy US Army Tripod Machine Gun With Original Box EX" is in sale since Monday, December 16, 2019.This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Vintage & Antique Toys\Other Vintage & Antique Toys". The seller is "hobo78" and is located in United States. This item can be shipped to United States.