Object ID 003548
Object Name A.F. Seeberger Nonpareil Straight Razor
Object Desc Straight razor by A.F. Seeberger with brown handle and Nonpareil engraved on the blade.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003502
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 3, Shelf 3
Start Year Range 1883
End Year Range 1891
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords shaving,razor,nonpareil,A. F. Seeberger,
Title A.F. Seeberger Nonpareil Straight Razor
Description Straight razor by A.F. Seeberger with brown handle and Nonpareil engraved on the blade. Handle appears to be made of horn with ivory insert. Shaft of handle engraved with "A.F. Seeberger & Co., Chicago, Ill." Blade engraved with "Nonpareil" and decorative swirls.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Measured when closed
Place of Origin
Maker A.F. Seeberger
Maker Details Operated under that name from 1883 or 1885 (accounts vary) to 1891.
Date AUG 20,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Evidence of wear and use, small chip in cutting edge of blade. Handle is scratched and very dirty between scales.