Inflated to show that it holds air perfectly. This is the soft vinyl, gray labelled 1994 intex whale 7' long version. Does not come with a box.This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Outdoor Toys & Structures\Sand & Water Toys\Floats, Rafts". The seller is "kmtracy86" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.