|J.A. HENCKELS, TWIN WORKS 81, GERMANY - 9/16 - FULL HOLLOW
This is a truly nice looking vintage collectors razor.
The custom made scales are made of Black linen micarta.
The blade is extremely shiny, clean with no rust, cracks, chips or disturbing stains.
Just a few remaining residual stains and micro pit marks. Doesn't affect anything and hardly noticable. .
No real hone wear to speak off..
Blade has been cleaned and polished.
The blade measures 9/16 - square point.
On the front shank it says: 81 with the famous twin works symbols J.A. Henckels, Twin Works,, Solingen, Germany
The bottom part of the shank have ribbed jimps.
Blade centers nicely and pins are tight.
Grind: Full Hollow
Total weight: 1.4 Oz
Total cutting edge: 2.75 inches
Wedge: transparent acrylic
Pins and Washers: Brass
Extremely nice condition and example of a J.A. Henckels,Twin Works 81.
J.A. Henckels is a knife manufacturer based in Solingen, Germany. Zwilling J.A. Henckels was founded in Solingen, Germany in 1731 and celebrated its 275th anniversary in 2006. The (TWIN) trademark, registered by Peter Henckels on June 13, 1731, is one of the world's oldest. The current company name (Zwilling J.A. Henckels) was given to the company by Johann Abraham Henckels, a descendent of Peter Henckels. J.A. Henckels is a global manufacturer with products sold in over 100 countries worldwide. The company has wholly-owned subsidiaries in every major industrial country, while its worldwide headquarters still resides in Germany. Great collectors item or still used for your daily shaving routine.