Sharpener, razor blade; Wood Bros Glass Co Ltd; Mid 20th century; CT83.1489h

Name/Title

Sharpener, razor blade

About this object

Razor blade sharpener; a Lillicrap's Hone, a U-shaped, glass instrument, designed to sharpen razor blades. Moulded from green glass.

Maker

Wood Bros Glass Co Ltd

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

Mid 20th century

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, South Yorkshire, Barnsley

Medium and Materials

processed material, glass

Inscription and Marks

Embossed on base: "LILLICRAP'S HONE / MADE IN ENGLAND / ..."

Measurements

h 30mm x l 65mm x w 50mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

public aspects of medicine, public health. hygiene. preventive medicine, personal health and hygiene

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

personal effect

Object number

CT83.1489h

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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