Straight Razor

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-39520

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

razors
steel (alloy)
shell (animal material)
leather
Product, Shaving
Razor
Razor, Straight
Razor, Straight

Inscription

"The "St. Paul's" Razor" (Imprinted on the case)
"Verinder 17a, Ludgate Hill/ Established 1766"
"Famous/ Gold Medal" (Engraved on the handle)
"St. Pauls"

Additional Identification Number

1938.26a
1938.26b

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1938.26.1-.2