This is a perfect example of Martins fabulous sounding smaller bodied 7/8th scale D-28. Its Spruce top has has some nice dark grainy stripes down the whole top. Its Indian Rosewood back & sides are stunning. Its 1 piece neck feels very comfy, plays great & has a perfect neck angle. Its original Martin/Shaller tuners hold tune well. Its pickgard is perfectly intact. Its Rosewood fingerboard & bridge are quite grainy. If you want a killer sounding 38 year old small body Dreadnaught…this is it. It plays & sounds like a full size D model Martin at a fair price. She’s excellent overall shape & comes complete w/its original 7/8th size black molded hard case.