Cut-Throat Razor in Box
An early 20th century cut-throat razor in a leather covered box.
The cut-throat razor has a faux tortoiseshall handle marked Kakaime, The razor is marked ‘Made of the best Kakaime steel’ on one side and ‘Kakaime – Made in Germany’ on the other.
The box is wooden and covered in brown leather. Unfortunately the top has come away as the leather has split, however, the box still works properly and closes securely by use of the catch/button. The inside of the box is lined in dark blue velvet on the bottom and matching dark blue silk on the top. It has the name: ‘J Pellett 62 High Hill’, beautifully written in gold on the inside of the lid.
The razor in in great condition apart from a crack in the faux tortoiseshell near the hinge. The box, is antique and, as previously pointed out, the top has come away from the bottom. The velvet lining is in a worn condition and the leather exterior is in good condition with small marks here and there and a few spots of paint.
The razor measures 15.5cm when closed, 23.5cm fully opened. The box measures 17.5cm x 3cm x 3.5cm.
A great cut-throat razor in a beautiful box.
Product Code : 1454
Weight : 0.102kg