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Details

Object ID 000350

Object Name DeHaven Razor

Object Desc DeHaven brown plastic razor case complete with razor and a package of razor blades inside.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000323

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Barber Shop Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords razor,DeHaven,shaving,


Title DeHaven Razor

Description DeHaven Razor Case with safety razor and one package of razors inside case. Inside front cover reads: 1- Before starting to shave shake 4 or 5 clicks on boths sides of blade 2- Shake a few times during shave 3- Do not go too long without using honing compund 4- Read instruction sheet. DeHaven Razor Company Swanton, Ohio Bottom outside reads: U.S.A. PAT.1.833.305

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3

Length 9.5

Width 5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Centimeters/grams

Dimension Details Measures carrying case.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker DeHaven

Maker Details Swanton, Ohio

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY323

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 21,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Christina

Notes The case is in very good condition. There is one small scratch on the top front, proper left corner. Hinges work well. The razor inside is in fair condition due to the fact that it was used and not properly cleaned. there is a lot of shaving cream residue and the metal is a bit rusty in places.


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