Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready
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Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready

Carl Monkhouse 11/16 Full Hollow Blade - Very Fancy Near Pristine Vintage Solingen Straight Razor - Shave Ready

$289.00 USD


Razor Specifics:
Age Range: Circa 1950s-1970s
Manufacturer: Carl Monkhouse, Solingen Germany
Restoration: The blade and scales were sanded where necessary, polished to high gloss, finally the razor was honed and stropped to a pleasant shaving edge
Blade
Material: Carbon Steel
Width:  11/16” wide from edge to top of spine
Grind: Full Hollow
Hone Wear: None
Tip: Square 
Finishes: Crocus (mirror) finish on spine and tang, glazed (satin) finish on blade faces
Condition: Excellent, some very small blemishes in the steel but overall near mint
Shave ready: Yes, freshly honed with one layer of tape on the spine, stropped and sanitized, fully ready to shave
Scales
Material: Fancy cracked ice celluloid with brass emblem and bolsters
Pinning: Nickel silver pins & washers, only the pivot pin has been replaced
Condition: Near pristine, the blade is held tightly and centers well between them
The original box is included as shown
About our restoration and honing process
Each one of our restored razors is brought back to life with a passion and attention to detail like it would be an addition to our own collection or user rotation. Many years of restoration experience and hundreds of restored razors sold around the world have refined our processes, but each razor is still given the time and individual attention it needs. Our vintage razors undergo dozens of steps involving blade unpinning (where necessarily) metal grinding/sanding with a range of different diameter and hardness wheels with various grits of abrasive and polishes. Scales are straightened and repaired when necessary, wet sanded and polishing. After the razor’s cosmetic and functional repairs are completed, a multistep honing process using a range of synthetic and natural sharpening stones is used to bring each razor back to keen and comfortable shaving sharpness. Finally stropping is performed on one of our cordovan leather strops and the blade is sanitized in Barbicide hospital-grade disinfectant. If for any reason you are not satisfied with our restored razors, please contact us to discuss return options. Your satisfaction is our ultimate goal.

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