5/8" The Grelot 68 5/8 Hospital Medaille D'or Straight Razor | France

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Available is a newly restored vintage straight razor. Made in Paris by The Grelot, this piece is both a great shaver and a beautiful piece of history. The steel is of high quality and this razor is ready to deliver! Original scales makes this truly special for the new wet shaver in your life.

The standard width makes this straight razor unique and hefty, but the hollow ground makes it easy to maneuver for a beginner! This razor is the perfect mix of style, heft, and longevity that straight razor shavers love! 

Country of Manufacture: France
Grind: Hollow
Metal: Carbon Steel
Scales: Acrylic
Date: 1930
Condition: Polished, Sharpened and Shave Ready
Grade: Excellent
Imperfections: N/A
Included: Razor

History: Theirs Issard purchased The Grelot cutlery company in 1983, but before that the French copmany won many awards and is still considered one of the greatest straight razor makers in the world. 

Restoration: This razor went through our complete Revamp service. It was first polished, removing all active rust and as much metal as was safe for this grind. The blade then went through our True Honing process, utilizing stones such as a Naniwa Chosera 10k, Belgian Yellow Coticule and Shapton 30k to give this straight razor the perfect edge. It arrives to you stropped and shave ready. 

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