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Straight razor with yellow plastic handle

Object | Accession Number: 2017.263.3

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    Straight razor with yellow plastic handle

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    Brief Narrative
    Straight razor, one of several, used by Sam Gasson.
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Howard Nash

    Physical Details

    Object Type
    Razors (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    Straight edge razor that folds into a yellow plastic handle with metalwork embellishments. Dimensions are of razor blade closed inside handle.
    overall: Height: 6.000 inches (15.24 cm) | Width: 0.750 inches (1.905 cm)
    overall : metal, plastic
    On razor: "J.A. Henckels. Twin Works Solingen Germany" on on side; "Twins" on the other.

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Administrative Notes

    The razor was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2017 by Howard Nash, the nephew of Sam Gasson.
    Record last modified:
    2024-01-25 14:38:35
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