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Razor Strop - 'The Commonwealth', Horse Hide, circa 1920-1940 Object Reg. No: SH 880782

Summary:
Razor strop made from horse leather. Labelled, 'The Commonwealth', it was made in Australia, and was probably ysed circa 1920 - 1940. Its provenance is unrecorded.
Description:
Leather razor strop, with metal fastener at top and bottom. Two strips of leather with padded 'tongue' at bottom.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Andrew Reeves, 1988
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 68.00 cm (Height), 6.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: shaving equipment, barbers equipment
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: PERSONAL GROOMING & HYGIENE
Secondary Classification: Face & Body
Tertiary Classification: hair removal
Inscriptions: Stamped 'The Commonwealth / Genuine Horse Hide / Made in Australia.
Date Made: Australia, 1920-1940

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