I believe it is just from production and not damage. The box is in excellent condition. See my other Enesco and Hallmark ornaments up for sale! The item "ENESCO NORTH POLE VILLAGE ELVES HANS AND HIKER" is in sale since Tuesday, September 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Enesco\Other Enesco".The seller is "impressiveinstant82" and is located in Oregon City, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Ecuador, Iceland, Macao, Peru, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.