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Straight Razor

1938.26.1-.2 (RS239776)

Description

A hinged straight razor with a shell handle. [.1] A red leather case. [.2]

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"The "St. Paul's" Razor" (Imprinted on the case)
"Verinder 17a, Ludgate Hill/ Established 1766"
"Famous/ Gold Medal" (Engraved on the handle)
"St. Pauls"
Material
leather
shell (animal material)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hair Care Artifacts
Descriptive terms
leather
Product, Shaving
Razor
Razor, Straight
razors
shell (animal material)
steel (alloy)
Accession Number
1938.26.1-.2
GUSN
39520

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