Citation
Close-Shaver

Material Information

Title:
Close-Shaver [razor]
Creator:
Remington Rand ( Manufacturer )
Place of Publication:
New York
Creation Date:
1939- circa
Materials:
plastic ( medium )
steel ( medium )
velveteen ( medium )
vinyl ( medium )
metal ( medium )
rubber ( medium )
brass ( medium )
fabric ( medium )
Measurements:
2 x 4-1/2 x 5 in
5.1 x 11.4 x 12.7 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
World's Fairs and Expositions
Health/Hygiene
Industrial Design
World's Fairs and Expositions
Industrial Design
Genre:
razor

Notes

Content description:
Ivory plastic encased souvenir steel electric razor from the 1939 New York World's Fair with image of the Electrical Products Building - also called Remington Rand Hall - on the front; original black and blue rubber detachable cord with brass holder (ring) around it and original fabric covered, hinged, and brass lined box with individual compartments for razor and cord. a: case, b: razor, c: cord ring, d: cord
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian - Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection ( The Wolfsonian FIU Objects Collection )
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
86.15.1 a-d ( accession number )
Classification:
Personal Effects

Wolfsonian Membership

Aggregations:
Museum Objects of The Wolfsonian - FIU
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