Intensely Colorful Restored Cutthroat Straight Razor with New Scales and Shave Ready Blade

$229.00

Yellowheart, an intensely-yellow, exotic hardwood from Brazil, has been combined with Padauk, a fiery-red African hardwood, and the result is one spectacular piece of usable art.

A highly-polished, vintage, W. & S. Butcher blade, manufactured around 1852 in Sheffield, England, was chosen to reflect and mirror the intense colors present in this razor's hand-carved hardwood handle. Two layers of fine exotic hardwoods were precisely shaped and combined to create a piece of quality and unmatched uniqueness.

All hardware is polished brass and blade has been restored and is shipped shave ready, meaning it can be used to shave right out of the package. Finished with a water-resistant linseed oil treatment for added protection, this beauty should provide a lifetime of use and enjoyment.

Dimensions:

Length:
6 1/4" (closed)
9 1/2" (open)

Height:
3/4"

Width:
1/2"

Edge Length:
2 5/8"

Grind:
QuarterHollow

This razor has been honed to a shave-ready state by a professional honemeister using an 8-step progression:

1. 220 grit Norton Water Stone
2. 1000 grit Norton Water Stone
3. 4000 grit Norton Water Stone
4. 6000 grit Japanese Water Stone
5. 8000 grit Japanese Water Stone
6. 12000 grit Japanese Water Stone
7. 3 micron diamond paste on balsa wood
8. 1 micron diamond paste on balsa wood

Need a strop? We sell them:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/RooseveltGroomingCo?section_id=15808658

Yes, we can engrave that razor for you:
https://www.etsy.com/listing/197937382/add-custom-straight-razor-engraving-to

Pre-shave oils, aftershaves, shaving creams and other skin-care products are also available:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/RooseveltGroomingCo?section_id=15653599

Don't forget a snazzy Vaya pouch to go with that beautiful razor:
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Refunds

You may return any order within 30 days of receipt for a full refund. Must be returned in same condition as shipped.

All of our items come with a 2-year guarantee. Roosevelt Grooming Company stands behind each and every one of our products and will be more than happy to repair or replace any product that disappoints you after the 30-day refund period. Please contact us before you return any product.

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