RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready
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RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany  Straight Razor - Shave Ready

RARE "Mustang" 5/8 Blade - Excellent Ivory Scaled Made in Germany Straight Razor - Shave Ready

$159.00 USD


Razor Specifics:
Age Range: Circa Early 1900s
Manufacturer: unknown, Made in Germany and trademarked "MUSTANG"
Restoration: Fully restored- The blade was fully polished and cleaned and honed to shaving sharpness (all in-house by GSG founder Matt W.), original scales were sanded, polished and finally the assembled razor was honed to shaving sharpness
Blade
Material: Carbon Steel
Width: 5/8” wide from edge to top of spine
Grind: Full Hollow
Hone Wear: Very light
Tip: Square
Finishes: Crocus (mirror) finish on spine and tang, glazed (satin) finish on blade faces
Condition: Gorgeous steel, with mostly original finish, some minor blemishes remaining, commensurate with it's age
Shave ready: Yes, freshly honed and stropped
Scales
Material: Original Pre-1900 Elephant Ivory
Pinning: Washerless Nickel silver original pins
Condition: Glossy and lovely restored with no flaws, the blade is held tightly and centers properly between the scales
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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