I built this '66 replica after lusting for a similar bass at Gruhn's when I moved to Nashville. It is period-correct in every way. Light relic... closet classic. The relic'ing is very mild and is more an indicator of age than wear.
A couple of pics with the flash to show the lacquer checking...
Bound n blocked AllParts neck
Vintage-routed alder body in Shoreline Gold nitro lacquer
Custom scatter-wound alnico pickups
Period-correct wiring and PIO tone cap
Bakelite knobs and tug bar
Period-correct nickel hardware, lightly aged
A new tweed case with gold lining will arrive Thursday, and I can ship Friday morning. $780 shipped to conUS