This is a stunning 6-string Blue Lion Mountain Dulcimer made with Curly Acacia back and sides. It can be "instantly" transformed into a 3 or 4 string! The VSL is 26 1/4". The fret board is 1 5/8" with an ebony overlay. Curly Maple binding and Spruce soundboard. Gold tuning machines and a Coyote-Cactus-Moon Abalone and Mother-of-Pearl inlay in the fret board. It comes with a "semi-hardshell" case.