I took it to a luthier and he confirmed that this does not affect the sound or look. Come and See for yourself. The item "Double bass 3/4 good condition. Set up and ready to play. 4 string" is in sale since Friday, January 31, 2020.This item is in the category "Musical Instruments\String\Orchestral\Double Basses". The seller is "notnabd83" and is located in Eastbourne. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.