Object ID 002858
Object Name Aloxite Safety Blade Hone
Object Desc Aloxite Brande Safety Blade Hone by the Carborundum Company. Blue box with a grey hone inside.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003389a-c
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Second Floor Bathroom
Start Year Range 1927
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords shaving,razors,hone,Aloxite,
Title Aloxite Safety Blade Hone
Description Aloxite Brande Safety Blade Hone No. 45 by the Carborundum Company, Niagara Falls NY. Blue box with a grey hone inside. Directions on inside of box lid. Licensed under U.S. Pat. No. 1,630,551 which was registered on May 31, 1927.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker The Carborundum Company
Maker Details Edward Goodrich Acheson formed his company in Monongehela, PA and named it Carborundum, and moved the organization to Niagara Falls, NY, USA in 1895.
Date JAN 9,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Box shows minor signs of wear, hone does not appear to be used