Some of the surface layer has flaked off. See the left belt loop, for example. Inside, the thin piece that lines the front panel has moved away from the front panel. But it's still sewn on the edges. Storing the box with something inside to preserve the shape would be helpful.
One of a small number of original Civil War cartridge boxes we have for sale. A second example of the percussion pistol box, an 1864 pattern rifle box, a cavalry carbine box, and a McKeever box are listed separately or elsewhere. See our other auctions for an ever-changing variety of military and commercial parts and accessories. Civil War Percussion Pistol Cartridge Box Colt 1860 Army" is in sale since Thursday, September 26, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Original Period Items\Other Civil War Original Items". The seller is "singer45acp" and is located in Anaheim, California. This item can be shipped to United States.