A beautiful razor from the 1900's featuring open comb guard and balanced handle. The standard set was produced for the man who wanted to shave themselves and aided in Gillette's cause of making shaving accessible away from the barbershop and convenient for businessmen. Teeth straight and ready to shave. Original silver plating is in great condition and this set has been hand polished, restored, cleaned and sanitized.
Purple interior fabric is in fantastic condition with no rips or tears. Pick up this classic today!
Country of Manufacture: USA
Type: Double Edge Razor
Date: 1917 D759098
Condition: Cleaned, Sanitized and Shave Ready
Imperfections: as seen in pics
Included: Razor, case, original cardboard box, 2 blade banks, instructions
History: The Gillette Old Type was the original razor produced by Gillette Safety Razor Co. Debuted in 1907, the Single Ring features open comb design with two stabilizer pins that keep the blade straight. These heads are known for their smooth yet aggressive shaves.