Safety Razor - Ebony
Produced by the Giesen & Forsthoff in Solingen, Germany, this particular razor is extremely heavy in the hand and has a non-slip handle. The straight guard is suitable for most hair types. It is a traditional three piece safety razor with modern flare and styling, but old world quality! It is an excellent razor for those that are looking for a high quality heavy weight razor for a close shave! This is a premium quality razor that is both beautiful and functional! Properly cared for, it will last a life time. Quality never goes out of style! This razor is made of solid brass and is chrome plated with an turned Ebony handle. Includes ten (10) Timor Teflon Stainless Blades. Length: 5″. Weight: 3 oz.
Uses Shark Super Chrome (SSC) or Merkur Super Platinum (MK910) blades.
Giesen & Forsthoff GmbH & Co. Solingen – Germany ~ Quality gained from experience.
In 1920, Paul Giesen and Eugen Forsthoff set up their cutlery and tools production company in Solingen. It wasn’t long before products by Giesen & Forsthoff were being marketed throughout Europe and overseas. Since that time, the brands G+F and Timor have come to stand for quality products that meet the most exacting of standards around the globe. Giesen & Forsthoff today is a specialist of renown and a global exporter of a full range of top-quality hairstylist and manicure articles. They are one of the very few companies in the world that have the precision and expertise required to produce straight razors. “With the Vintage Edition we have developed a new line of traditional safety razors, designed and manufactured in Germany. Vintage represents choice material combined with established design and function from the good old days.” Peter Giesen.
Discontinued by the manufacturer, this product is no longer available. Please see related products below.