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I have a razor with, Imperial Razor warrented 20507 Germany,
I have a razor with, Imperial Razor warrented 20507 Germany, stamped on the base of the blade. I understand that this might be somewhat commonplace. It has a yellowing, ivory like handle with a naked … read more
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I have an old razor box, silver in colour with razor and
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Barber Tools - crimper and curling iron are unmarked;
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I have a Fox trade mark straight edge razor in original box
I have a Fox trade mark straight edge razor in original box looks like its never been used its from early 1900s I know that and says its made in germany the handle looks like ivory and has a peacock c… read more
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Glenda. COLLECTION OF PENKNIVES. 6 penknives of various
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My friend and I found a box with 7 straight razors with the
My friend and I found a box with 7 straight razors with the days of the week on each blade. The blades are silver with the back of the blade gold. The blade has SOLINGEN on the gold part and a blacksm… read more
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I have several very old straight edge razors that my
I have several very old straight edge razors that my grandfather used as a barber in early 20th cent. The first has a cutting blade 3" long 11/12"wide. It has"1720 ERN WALD - GERMANY" and a crown and … read more
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I have an old barber razor. The razor is marked with: R.Heinisch
I have an old barber razor. The razor is marked with: R.Heinisch Sons Works, Newark, NJ. The case is marked: Shumate Barber - Shumate Razor Co., St. Louis, MO. Not sure if this case and razor belong t… read more
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Hi Glenda. 2 SAFETY RAZORS. One razor is As New with unopened
Hi Glenda. 2 SAFETY RAZORS. One razor is As New with unopened packet of LUCKY razor blades in a plastic (bakelite?) container. No other markings that I can see. The other is a lot older in a wood box … read more
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I have a Gillette Adjustable Razor that has never been used
I have a Gillette Adjustable Razor that has never been used in the original plastic case, with a travel case, unopened pack of razor blades, the instruction manual, and certificate number 5578. The ra… read more
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Good afternoon Glenda MOH picked up a MERKUR SOLINGER double
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Glenda in antiques, here are photos of a Combination Howards
Glenda in antiques, here are photo's of a Combination Howard's Razor Strop No. 2 and two razors. The strop is in its original box that says Howard Mfg Co, NY, Patented July 17, 1883. Also says Black S… read more
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I have 2 antique razors one ia a Rolls Razor with case and
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I have boxed set of Wade & Butcher straight edge razors.
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I have a Rolls Razor Patent #224578 and 242718 engraved on
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I have a gillette Razor 3 1/4"L X 1 3/4"W It is in its original "Alligator skin" Case and says it was made in Milford U.S.A. no date it belonged to my father who's intial are on the top of the case J.… read more
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