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Object Name Kit, Shaving
Catalog Number 1987.051.122
Description A canvas case with a hinged opening. On the inside the top reads, "Made in USA," "Gillette Known the Worldover," and "Khaki Set." This piece comes out and there is a mirror on the other side. When the mirror is out the same words as on the mirror are printed in silver lettering. The pieces of the razor are placed in the case and they are made of metal. There is a case for razors that cannot open. The top of the razor twists onto the handle.
Collection LCHS Military Collection
Provenance Belonged to Quincy Hale during World War I.
Used By Quincy Hale
Date c.1918
Dimensions W-2 L-4 inches
Length (in) 4
Width (in) 2
People Hale, Quincy
Search Terms Military
Shaving Kit
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