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Object ID 003758

Object Name G. D. Abrams & Son Straight Razor Box

Object Desc A black cardboard box that once held a straight razor from the G. D. Ambrams & Son company

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003512a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 3

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords razor,shaving,G. D. Abrams & Son,

Title G. D. Abrams & Son Straight Razor Box

Description Black cardboard box for a straight razor. Front is stamped with "G. D. Ambrams & Son, Wayland, N.Y." Lid is stamped with "Super Wedge".


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.75

Length 6.75

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker G. D. Abrams & Son

Maker Details no information found

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3512a-b



Date OCT 15,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Box shows significant edgewear and corner wear. Black cardboard is flaking off on edges to show brown underneath. There is cellophane tape on the lid. The lid is dented. The stamped letters are caked with a teal substance. Inside of box is very dented and shows significant use.