Also included with this razor is the original gillette case and two nos(new old stock) double edge razor blades for display this case opens and closes properly and is in excellent condition the interior material on the upper portion is still in tact, the gillette logo & lettering is still visible and perfectly in tact. Find great deals on ebay for vintage gillette ladies razor and gillette gold shop with confidence. 88 rows no more razor serial #'s or date codes on razors until 1951 date codes only.
Vintage gillette aristocrat razor of course you can have them restored but having a vintage razor in it the first ones were of an open comb design and date. How to date vintage gillete razors in 1895, travelling salesman king c gillette envisioned a razor with a replaceable blade in 1901, he teamed up with mit graduate william nickerson to form the american safety razor company. How old is this razor it can be difficult to figure out sometimes patent dates are a help, but they give you the front end of the date scale, and not always too exactly.
In 1930 gillette stopped using serial numbers on razors so razors made from 1930-49 can be difficult to date precisely however, blades made in those years were stamped with a date code: a for 1930, b for 1931, etc, plus 1-4 for the year quarter so a-1 means january-march 1930 in 1950 this system was expanded to include razors, too. Find great deals on ebay for gillette razors and gillette disposable razors vintage gillette light blue starburst date code r-4 safety razor c $1982 6 bids.
Gillette standard old type safety razor 1 standard old type gillette safety razor, single ring razor is silver plated three piece design with long center studand two smaller studs to hold the 3 hole style blade these razors were serial numbered this one has serial number c1 gillette old type safety razor vintage 'old type' gillette. We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Shop for-and learn about-vintage and antique razors the earliest recognizable razors date to the 17th century in razors had evolved from a wedge-shaped.
Gillette is the only really good vintage brand other brands such as gem and schick were produced, but gillette held several important patents, and produced the butterfly-opening razors which are the most desirable opening mechanism (l-r): screw on, flip top (gem brand, takes one sided blades), butterfly mechanism (gillette — awesome) 3. 88 rows date and feature guide for gillette razors and blades: dating gillette.
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