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Straight Razor

1952.97.1 (RS239794)

Description

A hinged straight razor with a steel blade and an ivory handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Joseph Elliot's/ Best Silver Steel/ Sheffield, Eng" (Engraved on the blade)
Material
ivory (tooth component)
steel (alloy)
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hair Care Artifacts
Descriptive terms
ivory (tooth component)
Product, Shaving
Razor
Razor, Straight
razors
steel (alloy)
Accession Number
1952.97.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. G. Marshall Lindley
GUSN
45398

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