Vintage Gillette Gold Tone Safety Razor Aristocrat?
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Very nice Gillette Gold Tone Double Edge Safety Razor comes in it's original box with a blue tin of Gillette Razor Blades. I am not sure if the razor blades are original to this Gillette Razor or how many blades are still in the tin. The original price tag/tab of $5.00 is still inside the box peeking up behind the razor blades. Razor, unopened, measures a dab over 3-1/8" long. I was told that this razor is an Aristocrat Razor but since I did not see it marked anyw I am not going to state that as a fact. The razor is a nice shiny gold color and does not look to have been used much at all. Very clean and bright, no wear. Opens and closes well. On the underside of the razor it has A Reg. U.S. Pat. Off. 1 with Gillette in the Diamond Symbol & Arrow then Made in U.S.A. On the inside of the razor when open it has PAT.NOS. ON PKG. The box itself has what looks and feels like crushed velvet in a light gold color on the inside bottom and on the inside backing it looks like a satiny material in a light gold color with a plastic covering and has a red square logo and GILLETTE in blue. Inside top and bottom in good clean shape. The inside and outside rim of the box is a gold tone metal and t is a small amount of wear on it but still nice. The outside of the box itself top and bottom is brown and possibly leather, not sure? T are what looks ... read more