|GEO. WOSTENHOLM & SON - SHEFFIELD - 6/8 - MEDIUM HOLLOW GRIND
This is an immaculate vintage, collectable Sheffield ® Pipe Razor from Geo. Wostenholm & Son in extremely gorgeous condition. This razor has practically not seen much use, if any and looks as new as the day it was produced. Could easily be advertised as NOS. They don't show up that often in such wonderful condition.
The custom scales are Sapphire Blue , tapered with a genuine pre ban Ivory wedge.
Nickel Silver and Stainless Steel pins and Washers.
Pictures don't even do this razor any justice.
The blade is very clean with no rust, cracks, chips or disturbing stains.
Pins are very tight.
The blade measures 6/8
Grind: 1/2 Hollow
Total weight: 1.8 oz
Total cutting edge: 2.80 inches
On the back of the tang it says: Geo. Wostenholm & Son, Sheffield, Eng.
On the front it has with the famous pipe symbol on the tang
Beautiful specimen of a rare Geo. Wostenhom & Son, Pipe razor.
Geo. Wostenholm & Son: Rockingham Works Sheffield 1694 - Washington Works after 1867.
This company manufactured "Bowie type knifes amongst other kinds of cutlery and goods in other metals.