Grand Shave King Safety Razor A vintage Grand Shave King safety razor, self lubricating top cap. Flip top head with short hexagon handle. Gillette Atra Black Ribbed Handle Gillette Atra black plastic ribbed handle, nice condition. What you see online is exactly what you will get. In 1946, the Eversharp Co. Steel lot only on blade. Some razor makers put serial numbers on their razors, but we don't always have the key to how the serial numbers fit to dates of manufacture.
Neillite Lady's Razor Vintage Neillite Lady's Razor 3pc bakelite? The case you've got in the background looks more like the lined metal case, perhaps like the one from the No. Joyce buys out most of King Camp Gillette's stock. Achim has a similar example, although it is a Milday Decollettee:. The Standard Toggle only came in a gold plated version. I have not optimized the site for a phone display yet and while it does work on a phone it is best to use a large format monitor at this time to view the site. The blade system adopted in 1931 is still in use today, and was used on razors as well after 1950. Bar Guard with parallel grooves.
Further, I hope that this website will ultimately be a comprehensive reference and historical archive to all the vintage Gillette Adjustable double edge blade safety razors. The top row is the Serial Toggles; the middle row is the Standard Toggle; and the bottom row are the Chrome Toggles. Base plate is straight, blade gaps are even, and twist to open mech fully functional. The Nickel Dial 1-9 type was actually sold at the retail level so there are more of these are available. Flip open top, marked Gem Razor inside. This is true for all of the Gillette Adjustable models.
Marked inside Ever-Ready, Bklyn, N. Uses regular double edge blades. These serial numbers were on the top of the guard, or sometimes the inner barrel. From 1977 to1981 the Super Adjustable with black plastic bottom plate and vertical knurling was produced. Originally used the three hole blades but regular double edge blades work Gillette Goodwill Razor 164 1931 Gillette Reverse Stud Goodwill safety razor with 164 cap. Made by Magazine Repeating Razor Co. They were bought up by Gillette around this time.
I got most of it off but there still lingers some here and there. Open Comb, Closed comb, or Smooth Bar Guard Type C1 Comb Guard Type D Schick Injector Razor Magazine Repeating Razor Co. Anyone who has not tried it simply doesn't know how good and pleasurable an experience true wet shaving can be. And finally from 1980 to 1988 the Super Adjustable with diamond knurling and black plastic bottom plate was produced. Copyright: Classification, descriptions and design © 2003 Alan G. The D-1 from 1958 is more scarce than the F-4 from 1960.
Bar Guard with parallel grooves. The Hydro-Magic lever allowed loosening of the cap and guard to rinse the blade without removing or touching it. Triangular, integral spring Long round ribbed handle. Packaging: Cubic paper boxes, gold printing. K3: As K2, handle cut short for compact case, with medallion on cut end. Not a commonly found razor.
All the coding systems are listed below. Made from 1965 until 1969. Razors in blister packaging also have manufacturing codes with date information, as well as copyright information that generally gives at least a few years span. Still works wonderfully, only problem is the nickle is wearing down to the brass. I love that Gillette logo: And, an odd thing for me was the way the patent numbers are written in a double row c. Do you think this is a thin handle Tech? I have listed them as either a 1-9 position or a 1-5 position. Twist to open, uses regular double edge blades.
Over the next few years, the name in advertising and on packaging changed to reflect their ownership. In the picture above there are the three 3 types of Fatboys. Gillette Old Type Safety Razor, Decorative Handle 1910 Gold plated 'Old Type' Gillette safety razor with American Button Co. Those are some really interesting links about the patents. Gem was made by American Safety Razor Corp. This area is likely to corrode badly, and it's almost impossible to remove more than light build-up from under the bar. This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.
Type K Lady Eversharp Beauty Razor Eversharp Inc. Triangular, integral spring, blade adjustment knob. The original Schick Repeating Razors were made for the Magazine Repeating Razor Company by the American Chain and Cable Company in 1926. B986643 which dates it to 1911. Right side spring r estraint or restraints on both sides.