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Dubl Duck Razor
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Details

Object ID 003519

Object Name Dubl Duck Razor

Object Desc Dubl Duck Special No. 1 straight razor from the Pearlduck company, Solingen, Germany.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003499

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 3, Shelf 3

Object Date 1950s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords razor,shaving,Dubl Duck,Pearlduck,


Title Dubl Duck Razor

Description Straight razor with bakelite handle and metal blade. Tang is engraved with "dubl duck Special No 1" and two little ducks on one side and "dubl duck" with the two little ducks on the other side, with "Pearlduck" written over it and "Solingen, Germany" written under it. There is a chip in the cutting edge.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 0

Length 6

Width 0.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Measured while folded

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Pearlduck

Maker Details

Maker Mark dubl duck with two ducks between the words

Images

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Image Caption CMY3499

Description

Conditions

Date AUG 8,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Handle is faded and discolored. Blade is rusted, tarnished, and spotted. A large chip is missing from the point and cutting edge. The blade wobbles and cuts into the handle when it closes.


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