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    I told my dad I wanted to get a straight razor and he gave me my grandad's old barber kit. It has an Alwin razor with a ivory colored cover, and ther eis no other information etched into either the razor or cover. Can anyone provide me with information about this razor, by chance?

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    Can you provide us with a picture of this razor, by chance?

    Alwin didn't show up here: Straight Razor Manufacturers and Dates of Operation

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    Alwin 1920 to 1935.
    Ontario Cutlery Co. Geneva New York is usually stamped on the back side tang!

    I hope this helps

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    well here is an old posting with some info

    a simple forum search turns up a number of posts
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    Thanks for the replies. I did see other posts about alwin razors, but mine doesn't have anything inscribed on the tang. Also, the sclales are made of plastic, so I doubt it's that old. I also included a picture of a Nu-Kut disposable blade razor I got. I can't find any real info on that, either. Any ideas?
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    It looks to be about the right age to fit the info already supplied in this thread!

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    Yeah, that's about the right age. Get that heirloom cleaned and honed and get at 'er!

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