Straight Razor

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-40048

Description

A straight razor with a hinged steel blade and an ivory handle. [.1] A red cardboard case. [.2]

Details

Descriptive Terms

razors
steel (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
cardboard
Product, Shaving
Razor
Razor, Straight
Leather
Razor, Straight

Inscription

"Dame, Stoddard & Kendall/ Boston, Mass." (Imprinted on the case)
"Trade/ "HUB"/ Mark"

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Articles; Hair Care Artifacts

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna D. Sheffield

Accession Number

1938.1394.1-.2