You will see, what you get on the close-up photos. Some of the characters have been replaced and are made out of metal. Please be sure, that a careful packaging will be done for the characters, so nothing will hurt the characters on transport. Please check also our other auctions, we have some more characters for sale, as we are parting from some wood type sets of our collection. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Type, Cuts & Printing Blocks".The seller is "vintage-letterpress" and is located in this country: DE. This item can be shipped worldwide.