This 83 Tele is in almost perfect condition. The closs is still shining and it sounds amazing. The finish is a lighter sunburst that doesnt fade all the way to black. It looks great on this unit. There are a few scratches and dings on the body but overall it looks brand new. The neck and fingerboard feel nice and it plays great. All of the hardware feels correct and the electronics are fall functioning. This unit features a single ply pick guard.