Hair trimmer

Object Number: 
2002.1.469
Date: 
1907
Medium: 
Metal, leather
Dimensions: 
5 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in.
Description: 
This hair thinning and trimming tool resembles a folding straight razor. The black handle is engraved "To Be Used With / Durham-Duplex Blades" on one side and "Durham Demonstrator" on the other. The blade is marked "Pat'd U.S.A. May, 28 07."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group