Razor, cut-throat; T R Cadman & Sons; [?]; 2010.204.4

Name/Title

Razor, cut-throat

About this object

Cut-throat razor; a 'Bengalls' professional barber's razor, made by T R Cadman & Sons of Sheffield, England. The blade is of steel and the handle of tortoise-shell. Contained in its original cardboard box.

Maker

T R Cadman & Sons

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, South Yorkshire, Sheffield

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper, cardboard; processed material, metal, alloy, steel; organic, animal, carapace, tortoise carapace, tortoise-shell.

Inscription and Marks

Impressed on the blade: 'T.R. CADMAN & SONS / SHEFFIELD ENGLAND / BENGALL'S / PROFESSIONAL / BARBER'S RAZOR'

Measurements

h 15mm x l 172mm x w 35mm

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

personal effect

Object number

2010.204.4

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved