First, as pointed out previously, yours is older veneer that is probably a good deal thicker than the stuff sold today. Also, yours is over plywood, not fiberglass. Plywood is a more forgiving backing material imho.
We have 45 years on our veneer on ply sole- I'd rate it "durable".
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