Pre War vintage white layde style A Scale conversion . Maker is Ditson Victory model (probably made by Vega for Ditson) . 10" white layde style pot with bracket band and vega double pointed style shoes, 1/2 spunover tone ring and notched tension hoop. all original with patina , not polished . ball end original hooks and nuts, Custom maple 5 string A Scale neck with ebony fretboard and binding ,2 way adjustable truss rod (from heel end), walnut stringer, laminated walnut peghead and heel cap , Real mother of pearl inlays in the Vega pattern and Vega style peghead, new geared tuners, bone nut and raised bone pip for claw hammer style, 3/4 bridge, new renissance head, 23 1/4 scale, wider than standard neck is 1 5/16 at nut and 1 15/16" at heel. Very comfortable and easy to play . outstanding tone quality! ............. See pictures . fun and easy to play with a light touch. A real screamer 3 finger style with picks but also a fine clawhammer player.