Great bass in very good condition. A few modifications such as Hipshot Chrome Bridge, Schaller Strap Locks, Rosewood Knobs, and Custom Rosewood Bass Ramp. Tape near neck is to protect the finish from fingernail scratches when popping. No scratches under the neck tape. Plays and sounds amazing. You won't be disappointed about staying in the mix with this bass. Powerful active electronics. $85 Shipping in US (excluding Hawaii and Alaska).