I think it was repainted when my Grandfather got it, not very thickly as you can see the original stickers through the paint.
Normally I would have stripped it all and got it painted properly but its History would be lost then. I'm not sure what colour it was originally
The bar tape is a bit scruffy but its how it was. A couple of layers of innertube followed by the tape, proabably to take a bit of shock out of the bars.
I took this of the stickers and wonder if the paint was stripped apart from the bit where the stickers were