Available is an "Imperial" Rolls Razor set. These are great shavers and collectibles alike. Although Gillette disposable safety razor blades had gained popularity and most of the market there were still men looking to shave with the wedge blades they had grown accustomed to. These blades needed to be honed and stropped like straight razors. This set includes a wedge safety razor blade, handle, strop, and hone.
Lightly restored but the blade has not been honed, thus it is not shave ready.
Country of Manufacture: England
Type: Single Edge Razor
Condition: Cleaned, Sanitized
Imperfections: as shown in photos
Included: Metal case, handle, strop, stone, blade
History: Rolls Razors were one of the last safety razors to use a blade that needed regular upkeep. They accomplished making it easier for the average shaver with a clever metal case that performed the stropping and honing in addition to serving as a storage device.
How To Use, Hone & Strop a Vintage Rolls Razor