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Ever-Ready razor

Ever-Ready razor

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Description (Brief)
An Ever-Ready safety razor in it's ivory-grained celluloid travel case. The razor breaks down into two parts to fit into the case; also included is a metal container with extra blades. There is the Ever-Ready brand inside the lid, with the familiar Ever-Ready logo of a man with a faceful of lather holding a safety razor.
Object Name
razor
date made
ca 1930
after 1914
maker
Eveready
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (case material)
non ferrous metal (razor and blade case material)
Measurements
overall: 2.3 cm x 7 cm x 6.5 cm; 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in
overall in case: 15/16 in x 2 7/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 2.38125 cm x 7.3025 cm x 7.3025 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1601
catalog number
2006.0098.1601
accession number
2006.0098
Credit Line
Dadie and Norman B. Perlov
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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