The Sheng family is known throughout China and to much of the world for being highly distinguished musicians and instrument makers who take great pride in their artistic craftsmanship. Medium to medium-dark red-brown, semi-opaque varnish of medium gloss; mild, tasteful physical antiquing. Boxwood pegs, carbon fiber endpin, French bridge, Wittner tailpiece. Adjusted with Kaplan strings. 4/4 & 3/4 sizes. Fine robust sound!