Straight Razor

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-36478

Description

A straight razor with a steel blade, wood frame, and a leather case.

Details

Descriptive Terms

razors
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
leather
Product, Shaving
Razor
Razor, Straight
Razor, Straight

Inscription

"H. Booker & Co's/ Unrivaled Razor" (Stamped on case)
"J.R. Torrey/ Manufcf Razors & Strops/ Worcester Mass" (Engraved on the blade)

Additional Identification Number

1934.238ab

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hair Care Artifacts

Accession Number

1934.238.1-.2