Wednesday, June 13, 2012

1900s Gillette Co AutoStrop Utility Knife/Cigar Cutter


1900s Gillette Co AutoStrop Utility Knife/Cigar Cutter 
RICHARDS RAZORS;  MAKE ME AN OFFER I CAN'T REFUSE!

  This is a Vintage Gillette Safety Razor Co. AutoStrop Valet Utility Knife/Cigar Cutter.      
Item overall is in Very Good+ condition.  


  THIS VINTAGE UTILITY KNIFE WAS MADE IN THE EARLY 1900'S BY THE AUTO-STROP RAZOR COMPANY OF NEW 
YORK, LONDON AND TORONTO AS IS IMPRINTED ON ONE SIDE OF THE BLADE HOLDER.  THE OTHER SIDE STATES 
"AUTO-STROP RAZOR UTILITY KNIFE.


  THE HOLDER AND BLADE PIVOT TO THE INSIDE OF A THIN CASE WHICH IS NICKEL-PLATED BRASS.  THIS 
CUTTER COULD BE USED AS A POCKET SHAVER IN A PINCH, NO WORSE THAN A STRAIGHT RAZOR WITH A REPLACABLE 
BLADE.  OBVIOUSLY THERE AREN'T MANY OF THESE LEFT, SO DON'T LET THIS ONE GET AWAY.
    
  ALSO THERE IS A HOLE IN THE CASE WHICH ALLOWS THE BLADE TO BE USED AS A CIGAR CUTTER.
THE HOLDER CONTAINS A NOS VALET BLADE WHICH I PUT IN IT.  THE OPEN LENGTH IS ABOUT 4 1/4".  
CLOSED, IT MEASURES2 1/2"  X  13/16".  IT IS IN GOOD VINTAGE CONDITION AS CAN BE SEEN IN THE PICTURES.


PRICE $35.00 OBO
SHIPPING $4.00 CONTINENTAL USA



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PAYPAL ONLY
INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING COST:  DEPENDS WHERE BUYER IS LOCATED.
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS:  I WILL NOT ALTER SELLING OR SHIPPING PRICE OR MARK AS A GIFT, I SHIP ONLY 
USPS MAIL OUTSIDE OF U.S.A.
INSURANCE IS AT THE DISCRETION OF THE BUYER.
ALL SALES FINAL.


Terms of Sale:
When I describe an object as 'VINTAGE' or 'ANTIQUE' they will have the typical wear and tear you 
would expect with an older piece. Light scratches, scuffing & crazing and such like would be 
expected as opposed to a NEW condition. If an item is in MINT condition I will say so. If an item 
has any major issues - dents, deep marks, stains or heavy scratches etc. I will bring these to your
attention in my description.  All sales final. 

 


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