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Object ID 003876

Object Name Enders Speed Safety Razor

Object Desc Enders Speed razor with black bakelite handle and silver open comb shaving head.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003516a-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 1931

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords shaving,razor,Enders,Enders Speed,

Title Enders Speed Safety Razor

Description Safety razor with open comb shaving head. Black bakelite handle is stamped with "Enders Speed" on front and has a patented curved shape. Back of metal shaving head says "U.S. Pat's No. 1791522 No. 1791553 Made in USA". Blade has unique notched shape to hold it in place. One side says "Enders SPEED US Pat. No 1791552 Made in USA" Other side has a stylized logo of a running greyhound, Enders' signature, and "Trademark Reg. U.S. Pat. Office"


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.75

Length 4

Width 1.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Blade measures 1.75x.75"

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Enders Razor Co, Inc

Maker Details 105 W. 40th St., New York, N.Y.

Maker Mark Greyhound and signature


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Image Caption CMY3516a-b



Date NOV 14,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Some minor evidence of wear. Both handle and blade are dirty but not excessively so. Blade is slightly worn on sides, edge is not new but still relatively good condition with no major chips.