Object ID 003965
Object Name Swiss Corrugator Scissors
Object Desc A pair of metal baber's scissors.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003947
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Barber Shop Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Scissors,Barber Shop,hair care,
Title Swiss Corrugator Scissors
Description A pair of metal scissors used for cutting hair. One side of the joint area above the pivot point reads "Swiss Corrugator" while the other reads "Bowdin's Minneapolis". The shank/thumb handles are pebbled. Inside of bevel point engraved with "C" on one side (same blade that says "Swiss Corrugator").
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Details Maker of shears and clippers, still in production today.
Date FEB 17,2016
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Signs of wear, some tarnish throughout. No nicks in cutting edge, still relatively sharp. Stopper very worn, nearly to eye ring. Scissors still open and close easily.
Date FEB 11,2016
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Barber Shop Exhibit from Room 9, Shelf 20 - automatic entry by admin
Date FEB 12,2016
Summary Status change
Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin