Vintage Gillette Adjustable "Fatboy" Safety Razor with Black and White Box

For auction is a vintage Gillette Adjustable safety razor, sometimes referred to as "fatboy" as found along with its box. The razor has a nice heft to it and has adjustments from 1 to 9 that can be made by turning the upper knob just under the numbers. The razor opens by turning the handle counterclockwise. The razor measures 3 1/2 inches long, the base of the handle is 1/2 inch across, and the head is 1 5/8 inches wide. The Gillette logo and the MADE IN U.S.A. along with REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. are beneath the razor head. The handle opens and closes well and the adjustments move well. You can hear little There is a small amount of rust shown in picture 7 inside the edges of the bottom of the head. The razor needs cleaning.

The box is 4 inches wide by 3 inches deep and stands 1 1/2 inches tall. The base of the box is black with a white insert. The lid is transparent. The patent numbers for the razor and the case along with the Gillette logo are on the bottom of the box. There is a crack in the back of the bottom of the box shown in picture 10 and scratches from use are present. There are scratches on the transparent cover. The black paint or plastic has worn off the "s" in the word Adjustable in the case (see picture 8). The box needs cleaning.

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