Quality five-ply, all-wood construction throughout. Arched top. The exterior is covered with the highest quality black tolex for a high-end look and a lifetime protection against of wear and tear. Top-quality gold-plated hardware that closes securely time after time. Smooth working hinges with one lockable latch. An instrument cavity that is protected by a thick layer of foam padding of varying densities carefully positioned where it matters most. The shaped interior is lined in green crushed velvet to complete the deluxe vintage look.