Straight Razor

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-40747

Description

A straight razor with a hinged steel blade and a shell handle. [.1] A black leather and cardboard case. [.2]

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

"Southern & Richardson/ Wheeldon Works/ Sheffield" (Imprinted on the case)

Additional Identification Number

1940.863a
1940.863b
1940.863c

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of George C. Winslow

Accession Number

1940.863.1-.2