Razor and case; Joseph Rodgers & Sons; CT83.1568n
Razor and caseAbout this object
Razor and case; a cut-throat razor with a handle of black plastic. Made in Sheffield by Joseph Rodgers & Sons. The two-part case is made from black cardboard and bears faint printed markings: "KROPP".Maker
processed material, metal
processed material, synthetic, plastic
processed material, paper, cardboard
Engraved on the razor: "JOSEPH RODGERS & SONS / CUTLERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES / No 6 NORFOLK ST / SHEFFIELD" and "REAL OLD ENGLISH RAZOR"
Printed on case: "KROPP..."
h 20mm x l 175mm x w 37mm (case)
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"Object Type
The scales on this razor are actually made from black horn and not plastic.