The J-15 is handcrafted from solid tonewoods, Sitka spruce top, walnut back and sides, and a maple neck. Built by Gibson’s master-craftsmen using the same methods as all Gibson Acoustic models, the J-15 has a hand-fitted dovetail neck-to-body joint secured with hide glue. Finished with an LR Baggs Element pickup system. Color is antique natural and its barely been played! Save a ton from the 1750.00 price tag these guitar fetch.