Built for durability and consistency for the starter musician, with an excellent core sound and outstanding intonation. Including nickel-plated keys, and all yellow brass neck, body, and bell, the Yamaha YAS-23 is a strong entry in the world of beginner-level woodwind instruments. Built with a host of features associated with more expensive saxes like leather pads, wool felt, and Front F auxiliary keys, the YAS-23 is a musically versatile and dependable instrument. Recently run through our repair shop and is in top playing condition. Some minor cosmetic scratches around the bow and bell. Lacquer is original and in excellent condition.