Characterizations of the original Flying V:
Buttons in one straight line, Wheat-wooden body
gilded metal parts, the first fret lies on
the there where the body ends, small plate.
The strings goes over a wedgeshaped plate through the
body, while by later versions these ended in the bridge.
An oval groove at the back is
foresee of a hard rubber strip to prevention
for slipping from the guitar of the lap of