Premium Imperial Series line with under 50 produced. Figured bookmatched fiddleback flame maple back and sides; handcarved bookmatched quartersawn solid spruce top; 7-piece maple-walnut neck; 9-ply ivoroid body binding; triple-bound heel cap, f holes and head stock; 5 -ply neck binding; rosewood fingerboard with mother of pearl and abalone inlay; tree-of-life peghead inlay. 18 1/2 inch body with spruce top and beautiful maple back and sides. Bartolini pickup added to end of fingerboard. Excellent action. Includes original hard shell case.