It plays really well and sounds fantastic. It was bought new in 2006 by my dad and we are the only two people to play it since. The serial number is 00296020 which dates the guitar to 29 January 2006 (Manufactured in Nashville, USA).It comes with an original Gibson hard case. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & DJ Equipment\Guitars & Basses\Acoustic Guitars". The seller is "jasonbond-uk" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.