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J.A. Henckel's Twinworks Tuesday Razor
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Details

Object ID 003547

Object Name J.A. Henckel's Twinworks Tuesday Razor

Object Desc Straight Razor by J.A. Heckel's Twinworks in Solingen, Germany with white handle and the word Tuesday stamped on the spine of the blade.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003501

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General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 3, Shelf 3

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Twinworks,J. A. Henckel,razor,shaving,


Title J.A. Henckel's Twinworks Tuesday Razor

Description Straight Razor by J.A. Heckel's Twinworks in Solingen, Germany with white bakelite handle and the word Tuesday and decorative swirls stamped on the spine of the blade. Shaft of blade engraved with "125 J.A. Henckels Twinworks Solingen Germany" and the Twinworks logo of two stick figure men with linked arms. Handle has a pointed tip. Would have originally belonged to a seven blade set, one for each day of the week.

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Height 0

Length 6.25

Width 0.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details Measured when closed

Quantity 1

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Maker J.A. Henckels, Twinworks

Maker Details J.A. Henckels is a knife manufacturer based in Solingen, Germany. Henckels is one of the largest and oldest manufacturers of kitchen knives, scissors, cookware and flatware. Since 1970 it has been a part of the Werhahn-Group. On 13 June 1731 Peter Henckels registered the "Zwilling" (German for "Twin") logo with the Cutlersí Guild of Solingen. This makes Zwilling one of the oldest trademarks in the world.

Maker Mark two stick figure men with linked arms

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Image Caption CMY3501

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Conditions

Date AUG 20,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Handle is yellowed. Some minor tarnish on blade. No chips.


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