Straight Razor

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-40049

Description

A steel and ivory straight razor with a black cardboard case.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

""Manganese" Steel/ Reg U.S. Pat. Off./ Wester Bros/ Mew - York/ Made in Germany" (Printed on the case)
"This razor is sharp and/ ready for shaving./ It has been thoroughly/ inspected and found to be/ in perfect condition. Broken/ or misused razors will not/ be replaced." (Printed on the case)
""Manganese" Steel/ Reg U.S. PAT OFF" (Engraved on the blade)
"Webster Bro/ Anchor Brand/ Made in Germany" (Engraved on the blade)

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna D. Sheffield

Accession Number

1938.1395