1/4 hollow, symmetric
Notes & Photos
Scales have internal haze on show side.
Age Range: Circa 1950s-1960s
Manufacturer: Made in Japan, likely in the post-war period from late 1940s-1960s.
Restoration: some light cleaning and polishing, but the razor was likely never or very lightly used, it has been also freshly honed and stropped and is ready to shave immediately.
Blade Material: Carbon Steel
Width: 3/4” wide from edge to top of spine
Grind: Western style quarter hollow grind
Hone Wear: none
Finishes: slightly glazed mirror finish on blade faces, crocus (mirror) finish on tang
Condition: Pristine, some light marks to the steel present but very little considering the razor's age
Shave ready: Yes, freshly honed with one layer of tape on the spine and stropped to a comfortable shaving edge
Material: Stunning celluloid swirl
Pinning: Nickel silver pins & washers, original
Condition: Mint, the blade is held tightly and centers well between them