Valet safety razor

Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the closed lid of the box with a chip  out of the corner on the left hand side of the image. Rear view of a Valet safety razor box showing the closed hinged lid. Underside view of a Valet safety razor box showing the box sitting on its front side and exposing its plain underside. Front view of a Valet safety razor box with its lid open and showing the safety razor, the spare blade holder in the base and the moulded inscription in the lid. Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the saftey razor and the spare blade holder out of the box. Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the panel the razor sits on in the box lifted at an angle. Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the saftey razor and the strop out of the box.
Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the closed lid of the box with a chip  out of the corner on the left hand side of the image. Rear view of a Valet safety razor box showing the closed hinged lid. Underside view of a Valet safety razor box showing the box sitting on its front side and exposing its plain underside. Front view of a Valet safety razor box with its lid open and showing the safety razor, the spare blade holder in the base and the moulded inscription in the lid. Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the saftey razor and the spare blade holder out of the box. Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the panel the razor sits on in the box lifted at an angle. Front view of a Valet safety razor box showing the saftey razor and the strop out of the box.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 0_6578
Country
Date
1940 - 1949 (circa)

Description

A circa 1940s Valet safety razor in a rectangular, compression moulded phenol formaldehdye box with a hinged lid and interior compartments.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"Valet" (Box, Razor, Strop and Blades)
moulded: "'Valet' Auto-Strop Safety Razor" (inside box lid)
Dimensions
Width
50mm
Height
38mm
Depth
115mm
Colour