The lens shows very light signs of use indeed as per the images. The autofocus is free and smooth. The lens caps shown are included. The aperture ring steps nicely as it should. The aperture blades are clean, oil free and very snappy.
Further, the lens features an angle of view from 31.5 degrees to 8.1 degrees (equivalent in focal length from 76.5mm to 306mm in the 35mm format). The aluminium weather resistant construction protects against water and dust and the "Super Protection" lens coating repels water and dust.
THIS DOES NOT SEEM TO HAVE ANY AFFECT ON THE LENS PERFORMANCE OR PHOTO OUTCOME & LENS PERFORMS FINE AS IS! LENS SERIAL NUMBER: 5662726. LENS APERTURE SETTINGS ARE WORKING, IRIS BLADES ARE NICE & SNAPPY & BODYWORK IS IN DECENT CONDITION.