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
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 3, Shelf 3
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
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Dimension Details Blade measures 1.75x.75"
Place of Origin
Maker Enders Razor Co, Inc
Maker Details 105 W. 40th St., New York, N.Y.
Maker Mark Greyhound and signature
Date NOV 14,2015
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.