This Zildjian 18" A Custom Brilliant crash cymbal is cracked. It has one crack right through both sides that's an 1.25" long, and two other cracks that are 0.25-0.5" long (see photos). This cymbal still has its bright, cut-through tone. Itl would make a good cymbal for someone that needs an A Custom sound at an inexpensive price, or for someone skilled to cut around the cracks. This cymbal is sold as is.