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A.F. Seeberger Nonpareil Straight Razor
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Details

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

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

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.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 0

Length 6.25

Width 0.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Measured when closed

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker A.F. Seeberger

Maker Details Operated under that name from 1883 or 1885 (accounts vary) to 1891.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3502

Description

Conditions

Date AUG 20,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Evidence of wear and use, small chip in cutting edge of blade. Handle is scratched and very dirty between scales.


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