This razor is an 11/16″ Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett, & Co. that was manufactured in Germany, the world’s cutlery capital.
The blade is a rounded square point, giving an aggressive visual appearance. Etched into the blade is a unique and visually stunning motif featuring two griffins bordering a wonderfully designed letter logo combining all letters of the manufacturer’s name. HSBCo. This motif is inlaid into the blade with gold! Yes, it has survived the test of time. The blade aslo features a slight smile for easier cutting and bottom jimps on the tang for easier control. The scales are vintage scales made from black horn and re-polished to a high lustre, restoring them to their original glory.