A beautiful razor from 1908 featuring open comb guard and balanced ball-end handle. Teeth perfectly straight and ready to shave. A true classic and one of the first! This razor comes to you shave ready after going through our extensive revamp process.
Beautiful and shiny new Rhodium plating has just been put on this treasure, and is ready for a lifetime of use with you. Rhodium is a brilliant metal from the platinum family. It shines as bright white as silver, but will never tarnish!
Country of Manufacture: USA
Type: Double Edge Razor
Condition: Cleaned, Sanitized and Shave Ready
History: The Gillette Old Type was the original razor produced by Gillette Safety Razor Co. Debuted in 1907, the Single Ring featues open comb design with two stabilizer pins that keep the blade straight. These heads are known for their smooth yet aggressive shaves.
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