Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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razor
  • Country Unknown
  • razor, late 1800s–early 2000s
  • metal, incising
  • Object Length/Width: 15 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 5 7/8 x 1 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0213
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Description

This metal object has a thin conical handle and flat blade-like top. The handle is decorated with a very worn spiral design. The blade-like end is also too worn to see the actual shape. The bottom end has a curvature to it and a barb on the opposite side. The top has an irregular edge and three holes. An incised line follows the unsharpened profile.