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Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.115
Description
Shaving brush has a tapered plastic base inserted with real badger hair.
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Accession Number
1980.18.115
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Hair Removal -- instrumentation
Hygiene -- instrumentation
Skin Care
Description
Shaving brush has a tapered plastic base inserted with real badger hair.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
plastic: ivory; black
hair: brown
Inscriptions
Embossed on base: "Rubberset, Pure Badger Hair"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-5
Dimension Notes
8.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.94
Description
A metal straight razor with a wide blade that is slightly concave; it folds into a fitted tortoiseshell (?) case by a hinged handle.
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Accession Number
1980.18.94
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Hair Removal -- instrumentation
Hygiene -- instrumentation
MM= Household Articles -- razor
Description
A metal straight razor with a wide blade that is slightly concave; it folds into a fitted tortoiseshell (?) case by a hinged handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Westenholm
Site Made (City)
Sheffield
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: grey
tortoiseshell (?): brown; black
Inscriptions
Embossed on blade: "Westenholm's Best IXL"; embossed on case: "OLD ENGLISH RAZOR"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-5
Dimension Notes
Length 10.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Blade is chipped; spots of rust.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.95
Description
A metal straight razor with a steel blade that is serrated; it has a hinged plastic (?) handle.
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Accession Number
1980.18.95
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Diagnostic & Treatment Artifacts
Classification
Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Hair Removal -- instrumentation
Hygiene -- instrumentation
MM= Household Articles -- razor
Description
A metal straight razor with a steel blade that is serrated; it has a hinged plastic (?) handle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
H. Boker & Co.
Dates
1800
1899
1800-1899
Date Remarks
Original record had "19c."
Material
metal: grey
plastic (?): black
Inscriptions
Embossed on blade: "King Cutter".
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-E5-5
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 1.8 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail