c&p found in storage, listed as craftsman

A total black arts newbie, I have stumbled upon a Craigslist ad for a “Chandler & Price Craftsman Letterpress.” Now, I don’t think that’s possible, but what do I know? I’m new…
Anyways, the man selling it owns the storage rental facility in which the letterpress was left and knows nothing about it. Below are some photographs he took. Can you help me figure out what this is (so that I can determine if I want it or not)?
Thank you so very much; any advice would be welcome!!

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It is indeed, a C&P Craftsman press, which is a real find, and a fine press. However, I would be quite concerned about the press’s current condition as it has been turned on it’s back. I suppose there may be good reasons for this, but it certainly would be a flag that the press might have been dropped or otherwise mishandled. I think I would shy away from it unless you could have it set upright and have it checked out before purchase. It is possible that it is fine, but there doesn’t seem to be a good reason why someone would go to the trouble of tipping the press on its back for storage.

A C&P Craftsman is a heavier duty version of the C&P NS press, 10x15 or larger. Can’t tell what size this one is from the photo. If it is in good shape it is a real find.

Thank you so much for the info. I will ask if he knows anything about why it is in its current orientation, but it’s doubtful. It’s quite a drive for me to check it out in Houston, and his price isn’t exactly low, so I think I’ll pass as jhenry suggests. Again, all your advice is much appreciated.