Available is a beautiful Straight Razor from Dovo Solingen. It came to us from a private collection and is like new! We have completed a full restoration on this spectacular razor. It has been sanitized, polished, honed, finished on a 20,000 stone, stropped, oiled, and arrives 100% Shave Ready. This straight razor would be perfect for a beginner due to its round tip, hollow ground, and and will last several lifetimes! 24K Gold etching is in good shape, there are a few areas of oxidization on the tang. This does not effect the shave or the thrilling experience you will have with this beautiful straight! The razor's price has been adjusted accordingly.
Dovo acquired the Bismark trademark in the 1950's and since has enjoyed an excellent reputation, known as a dependable brand, you can trust you'll have a positive first experience if you pick up this straight razor today!
Country of Manufacture: Solingen, Germany
Grind: Full Hollow Ground
Metal: Carbon Steel
Scales: Ebony Wood
Date: Modern made
Condition: Sharpened, Oiled, and Shave Ready
Imperfections: blade is photographed with oil to protect from oxidization, minor tang oxidization
Included: Razor only
This razor came to us from a private collection and is lightly used and in excellent condition. This razor underwent our complete Straight Razor Restoration Service. It was first polished, removing any past oxidization revealing new metal and a spectacular mirror shine. Next, the scales were cleaned and polished.
"Honing starts out on a Chosera 1000 Wet stone were I begin to set the bevel. Once the bevel outline is finished I move onto the Chosera 3000 where the bevel is cleaned up and refined. Next its on to the polishing stage which starts out on the Aishyama 6000 and moves to the naniwa 12000. After the 12k, a perfectly good shave can occur. But we like to take it one step further and finish with a high polish on the Suehiro Gokumyo 20000." Eric, Razor Miester. After honing, the blade is stropped, oiled, and arrives shave ready! Please do not strop this razor before your first shave.