Gillette "red And Black Special" Safety Razor Set Gold, 1940's With Blades.
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Gillette "red And Black Special" Safety Razor Set Gold, 1940's With Blades. :
Up ForYour Consideration-1940’s Black and Red Gillette set
1940’s gold three piece razor with a solid bar design. The razor is in very good condition with minor plate loss. It holds standard double edge blades firmly for a comfortable shave. Razorinspected under magnification to ensure a uniform factory blade gap.The included black and red box is wrapped in leather with no visible defects on the outside. The interior is in good condition with very little fading of the logo and a corner not covered by the red wool.
The case opens and closes smoothly and holds the included period correct blade box snugly. The set makes a great functional display piece that will give great shaves for a lifetime.Modern blades are readily available at a fraction of the cost of disposable cartridges. Double edge razors are a much more budget friendly and Environmentally responsible way to shave.
- Type -Three piece.
- Solidthin handle design
- Date Code - None, Parallel oval lather slots suggest late 40’s production date.
- Excellent physical condition with no flaws outside of minor wear on finish.
- Included in set
- Original Gillette Case
- Period correct Gillette blue bladebox.
- Gold three piece Gillette tech razor.
- Finish -Original gold plating
- Overall platingisin good condition with light scuffing/scratching.
- Case is in very good condition
- Exterior is near flawless
- There is someinterior defects. Please see pictures.
- Lidsnaps closedand will not open on its own.
- This is a "Very Nice" set that isclean, ready and would make a nice addition to any rotation and/or collection.
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