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VINTAGE STRAIGHT RAZORS FOR SALE

All straight razors you will find on this page for sale have been completely restored are NOS, or are near new shape. You will find almost solely high quality razors on this page, though I will list more beginner razors that are competitively priced with Dovo Best Quality razors from time to time. Unless a razor is like new or NOS, the razor will be completely unpinned and restored in addition to the cleaning/restoring the scales. What you are left with is a completely clean, highly polished, excellent condition straight with minimal to no hone wear and blemishes that will last you a lifetime if properly cared for. All scales are original unless noted as such. Any blemishes will be mentioned in addition.

All razors come completely
shave ready and tested, sterilized and stropped using 1 layer of 3M electrical tape over the spine for the duration of honing unless otherwise noted.

11/16 Boker "King Cutter" Full Hollow - $125
11/16 Boker Front
11/16 Boker Back
11/16 Boker Tang

SOLD

This is a vintage Boker "King Cutter" in great shape. The razor was unpinned and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish save the front face. There are a few water marks on the front, but I wanted to preserve what blade etch remained. the gold wash is faded, but the etch itself is intact. The razor was repinned as original and sits tight in the pivot and centers well. The scales are faux ivory celluloid.
6/8 NOS Sanssouci Solingen "Pour Barbes Dures" 1/4 Hollow - $150
6/8 Sanssouci Front
6/8 Sanssouci Back
6/8 Sanssouci Tang

SOLD

This is a Sanssoci Solingen "Pour Barbes Dures" razor I received NOS. The razor has not been unpinned and has been polished throughout to a mirror finish. The only blemishes are a couple minor stains on the tang, but the razor is pit free and in excellent shape. The scales are original plastic with inlay and the razor sits tight in the pivot and centers well. It has been honed with 1 layer of electrical tape over the spine
11/16+ Peter J Michels C-MON Super XX Full Hollow - $180
11/16 C-MON Super XX
11/16 C-MON Super XX
11/16 C-MON Super XX

SOLD

This is a PJM C-MON Super XX razor that has been fully restored. The razor measures a bit over 11/16 wide (0.72") and is in excellent shape. The razor was unpinned and lightly cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. There remains only 1 tiny blemish spot on the back middle of the blade, otherwise this one is clean throughout. The razor was repinned as original and the razor sits tight in the pivot and centers well. Scales are the original 3-pin cracked ice celluloid scales in great shape. There is a small "M" scratched below the 3rd pin on the backside, but otherwise the scales are cleaned throughout. C-MONs are excellent shavers and this is no exception.
11/16+ "The Wonder Master" German Full Hollow - $140
11/16 Wonder Master
11/16 Wonder Master
11/16 Wonder Master

SOLD

This razor is in excellent condition. This is a Strutz & Clottu Company Chicago "The Wonder Master" full hollow razor made in germany measuring a bit over 11/16 (0.715"). The razor was unpinned from its scales and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. The tang was reblued as original. This razor is in superb shape and no real blemishes to speak of all present. The razor was repinned as original and the blade sits tight in the pivot and centers well. The scales are original celluloid with inlay and have been cleaned and polished inside and out as well.

11/16 Robert Klaas German Full Hollow - $100
11/16 Robert Klaas
11/16 Robert Klaas
11/16 Robert Klaas

SOLD

This is a Robert Klaas that has been fully restored. The razor was unpinned and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. The razor is in excellent shape and only contains a couple minor blemishes on the tang. The razor was repinned as original and sits tight in the pivot and centers well. The scales are bakelite with fancy pressed inlays.

6/8 Lutz Solingen Full Hollow - $135
6/8 Lutz Solingen
6/8 Lutz Solingen
6/8 Lutz Solingen

SOLD

This is a 6/8 Lutz Solingen razor in excellent shape. The razor was not unpinned and was lightly polished throughout to a mirror finish being careful around the gold wash. The gold wash covers the tang, spine and front blade etch. It is mostly complete with a few spots missing. The razor sits tight in the pivot and centers well. Scales are original yellow hard plastic.

11/16 Aporis Japanese Full Hollow - $95
11/16 Aporis
11/16 Aporis
11/16 Aporis

SOLD

This is an 11/16 Aporis Tungsten Steel 75 Japanese full hollow. This razor was NOS when I received it, but contained a little oxidation/rusting that needed to be cleaned up. It was unpinned from its scales and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. The razor was repinned as original with nickel rod and stainless collars and was honed with 1 layer of electrical tape over the spine. It comes with the original coffin box.

7/8 Vintage Le Grelot Frameback - $145
7/8 Le Grelot Frameback
7/8 Le Grelot Frameback

SOLD

7/8 Le Grelot Frameback
This is a large vintage P. Hospital Le Grelot Frameback. The razor was removed from the scales and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. Some minor micro pits remain, but nothing major - looks better in person than my pics. The scales were cleaned throughout and I believe they are bakelite. The razor was repinned as original with nickel rod and stainless collars. It sits tight in the pivot and closes a hair off-center, but shouldn't touch the scales edge. It was honed with 1 layer of electrical tape over the spine.

15/16 Wade & Butcher Barber's Use 1/8 Hollow - $425
W&B Barber's Use
W&B Barber's Use

SOLD

W&B Barber's Use
Great condition near 1 inch W&B 1/8 hollow fully restored. Nice crisp lines and very minimal micro pitting left behind. Rescaled in custom black horn with white streaks for scales. Bullseye style pinning. Bone wedge and razor sits tight in the pivot and centers well. Honed with 1 layer of electrical tape over the spine.
6/8 Abram Brooksbank "Edinburgh" Full Hollow - $110
6/8 Edinburgh
6/8 Edinburgh

SOLD

6/8 Edinburgh
This is a nice razor from sheffield with a deep blade etch. Removed from the scales and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. Scales were cleaned and razor repinned as original. Closes a little off center and needs to be guided into the scales. Scales are faux ivory celluloid. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.

7/8 Joseph Elliot Silver Steel Sheffield Wedge in Ivory- $225
7/8 Joseph Elliot Celebrated
7/8 Joseph Elliot Celebrated

7/8 Joseph Elliot Celebrated
This is a heavy Joseph Elliot Silver Steel "Universally Approved Celebrated Razor" Sheffield Wedge. The razor was removed from the scales and cleaned throughout to a mirror finish making sure to preserve the nice deep blade etches. The razor was repinned in the ivory scales with collars for more stability. It has been honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.

8/8 Filarmonica Double Temple 14 Full Hollow - $375
8/8 Filly DT
8/8 Filly DT

SOLD

8/8 Filly DT
Purchased NOS and honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. In mint condition with just a couple water spots from use. Sits tight in the pivot and centers well.
9/8 Jackson Stacey & Smith Sheffield Wedge in Custom Horn Scales - $550
9/8 Jackson Stacey Wedge
9/8 Jackson Stacey Wedge

9/8 Jackson Stacey Wedge
This is a monster Sheffield couple measuring a little over an inch. The razor has a great silver frost etch on the from reading "republic de chile". Never seen this etch before. Razor was lightly cleaned and a new set of scales from black buffalo horn with a bone wedge were made. Bullseye type washers and the razor sits tight in the pivot and centers well. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.
13/16 Ern Ator Solingen Full Hollow - $110
13/16 Ator
13/16 Ator

SOLD

13/16 Ator
Cleaned throughout to a mirror finish without unpinning. Sits tight in the pivot and centers well. Couple minor blemishes but in great shape overall. Slight wave near the heel, but doesn't affect the shave at all. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.

6/8 Taylor Eye Witness Gentlemen's Set in Ivory - $325
6/8 Taylor Eye Witness Set
6/8 Taylor Eye Witness Set

SOLD

6/8 Taylor Eye Witness Set
A beautiful gentlemen's set of Taylor Eye Witness Sheffield 1/2 hollow razors dressed in ivory scales with silver inlays. Each razor was removed the scales and cleaned lightly throughout to a mirror finish. Scales completely cleaned and the razors repinned as original. One of the scales has a hairline crack near the wedge pin that was stabilized with epoxy. Very nice set for the user or collector. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.

9/16 CV Heljestrand MK 30 3/4 Hollow - $165
MK 30
MK 30

SOLD

MK 30
The best of Swedish steel wrapped in a small package. Razor cleaned throughout, even in the pivot area. Scales cleaned as well and blade repinned as original. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Comes with original razor coffin.
7/8 George Savage XX Wedge - $235
George Savage
George Savage XX

SOLD

George Savage XX
This is an old George Savage XX double thumb notch sheffield Wedge. Razor cleaned throughout, even in the pivot area. Scales cleaned as well and blade repinned as original. Scales are pressed horn with makers mark on each side. Spacer is original lead wedge. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.
13/16 Thiers Issard 69 Frameback - $145
TI Frameback
TI Frameback

SOLD

TI Frameback
Vintage French Thiers Issard Frameback #69. Razor cleaned throughout, even in the pivot area. Scales cleaned as well and blade repinned close to original. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Scales are plastic.

13/16 Hovenden & Sons Sheffield Gentlemen's Set - $350
Hovenden Set
Hovenden Set

SOLD

Hovenden Set
This is for the pair of identical Hovenden & Sons Sheffield Wedges dressed in bone. These razors have classic lines and both were cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. Both are in absolutely great condition. Bone scales in great condition as well with no cracks. Razors were repinned in the cleaned scales as original without collars. They do both close slightly off center, but not much. Comes with the original box that accompanied them. Unfortunately there is no top to the case. A very nice set for the collector or user alike. Both honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Nice shavers.
13/16 Kohinoor Sheffield Gentlemen's set in Ivory - $325
Kohinoor Set
Kohinoor Set

SOLD

Kohinoor Set
This is for the pair of identical "The Highly Popular Kohinoor" Wedges dressed in ivory of sheffield origin. These razors have classic lines and both were cleaned throughout to a mirror finish. Both are in absolutely great condition. Ivory scales in great condition as well, however on repining one of the razors a slight micro crack started that I covered in cyanoacrylate. This stabilized it and you cannot see it, but you can see the CA covering it and the pin. Does not affect the performance at all. Comes with the original box that accompanied them. A very nice set for the collector or user alike. Both honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Nice shavers.
11/16 Köln Wald Solingen Gentlemen's Set in Bone - $300
11/16 Koln Set
11/16 Koln Set

SOLD

11/16 Koln Set
This is for a pair of identical Wald-Solingen razors with beautiful frosted etch of the city of Koln. Some nice spine work as well. These razors did not appear to have ever been used when I acquired them, so are NOS for all intents purposes. Cleaned throughout, even in the pivot area, though minimal work was needed. Repinned as original in the bone scales. Both center well and sit tight in the pivot. Scales in great shape with no cracks. Comes with original case that while complete, the hinge fabric is com ing very loose so the lid flops a little. Both were honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Nice set and nice little shavers.

13/16 Joseph Smith Sheffield Wedge - $135
13/16 Joseph Smith
13/16 Joseph Smith

SOLD

13/16 Joseph Smith
Nice old smiling Sheffield Wedge from Joseph Smith. Razor was removed from the scales and lightly cleaned up to a mirror finish. Minimal pitting left with a couple minor scratches, but in really nice shape overall. Scales cleaned as well and razor repinned as original. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Scales are old blonde horn and have a few flea bites, but in ok shape and quite serviceable.

13/16 Silver Steel Near Wedge in Ivory - $150
13/16 Silver Steel
13/16 Silver Steel

13/16 Silver Steel
This is an old Sheffield wedge simply stamped "Silver Steel" with no other makers mark. Probably from mid 1800s. Razor was removed from the scales and lightly cleaned up to a mirror finish. Scales cleaned as well and razor repinned as original. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine. Scales are ivory and in excellent shape.
6/8 John Heiffor Sheffield Wedge in Ivory - $95
6/8 Heiffor
6/8 Heiffor

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6/8 Heiffor
This is a John Heiffor Sheffield Wedge dressed in ivory. Razor was removed from the scales and lightly cleaned up to a mirror finish. Scales cleaned as well and razor repinned with collars to provide stability. The crack in the front scale was repaired with epoxy and thus repining with collars was more stable. There is a slight gap when the blade is closed between the wedge spacer and front scale because of this crack. Ivory tends to crack in these places, but these scales are no serviceable for the future. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.
6/8 Watson Norton Forgate Sheffield Wedge in Ivory - $95
6/8 Watson Wedge
6/8 Watson Wedge

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6/8 Watson Wedge
This is an old Sheffield Stubtail probably dating to the 1830-40 timeframe. Razor was removed from the scales and lightly cleaned up to a mirror finish. There is some pitting, but I didn't want to regrind an old beauty. Scales cleaned as well and razor repinned with collars because of the crack on the back scale. The crack was repaired as best as possible with epoxy and the scales are now serviceable. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.
6/8 C&W Wood Manchester Stubtail Wedge in Ivory - $95
6/8 C&W Wood
6/8 C&W Wood

6/8 C&W Wood
This is an old English Stubtail probably dating to the 1830-40 timeframe or earlier. Razor was removed from the scales and lightly cleaned up to a mirror finish. Scales cleaned as well and razor repinned with collars because of the crack on the front scale. The crack was repaired as best as possible with epoxy and the scales are now serviceable. Honed with a layer of electrical tape over the spine.
8/8 Charlie Lewis Smiling Custom - $600
Charlie Lewis
Charlie Lewis

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Charlie Lewis
This Charlie Lewis huge smiling custom was part of my personal collection and I've decided to part with it. 1095 steel with hamon. Black micarta scales with rustic look. Only used 2-3 times and recently touched it up with a layer of electrical tape over the spine and finished on a Y/G Escher.
7/8 Takami Left Handed Kamisori - $175
7/8 Takami Kamisori
7/8 Takami Kamisori

7/8 Takami Kamisori
This razor was purchased new from aframestokyo and has only been used a couple times. It is a left handed version of a kamisori, though I tend to use both sides of the razor (and am right handed) and have no issues. I recently touched it up on my Ozuku Karasu and it is shave ready and ready to go. It was honed and touched up without tape in the traditional sense (7:1 honing ratio). Cutting edge is 50mm.
50 x 270 mm Lynn (Llyn) Idwal oil stone - $150
50 x 270mm Lynn Idwal
50 x 270mm Lynn Idwal
50 x 270mm Lynn Idwal

This is a monstrous Lynn Idwal stone measuring 2 x 10.5" in dimensions and is 25-30mm deep in thickness. Best used with oil and leaves an edge similar to a Charnley Forest. Finisher only and a bit slow, but the mellow and sharp edge is worth it in the end. The top is lapped to 2000 grit and edges chamfered.