Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready
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Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready

Joseph Rodgers & Sons Norfolk Razor- Stunning 6/8 Ivory Scaled Fancy Grind - Vintage Sheffield Straight Razor - Shave Ready

$249.00 USD


Razor Specifics:
Age Range: Mid 1800s
Manufacturer: Joseph Rodgers & Sons Cutlery, Sheffield England
Restoration: Fully restored: The blade was carefully reground on an 8" wheel, fully polished and cleaned, fitted with the restored original scales, repinned and honed to a pleasant shaving edge(all in-house by GSG founder Matt W.)
Blade
Material: Carbon Steel
Width: 3/4" wide from edge to top of spine at the widest point
Grind: Fancy and elegant blade shape, Near Wedge
Hone Wear: None at all, careful regrinding has left the blade with no hone wear and a thin, though slightly uneven bevel at the edge 
Tip: French
Tip: Barbers notch
Finishes: Crocus (mirror) finish all over, slight glazed finish to the blade faces
Condition: Excellent, only the most minor blemishes (patina) remaining in the steel, commensurate with its age
Shave ready: Yes, freshly honed with one layer or tape on the spine
Scales
Material: Original pre-1900 elephant ivory
Pinning: Nickel silver pinning, only the pivot pin has been replaced 
Condition: Excellent & flawless, glossy & highly polished, the blade centers well between them 

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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