These are refurbished Stella models from the 60’s and earlier. The top is replaced with a hgih qualtiy soundboard making these instruments sound amazing! The hardware is usually all original and has been cleaned and polished as needed. The whole intrument except the fretboard is sprayed with high quality lacquer and the action is optimized for either slide blues (using flat wound strings) or fingerstyle. A MiSi magpie pickup can be included for an addition $120 See the product demos section to hear in action.