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shaving [4]click to hear

Range of appliances and accessories used to cut the beard close to the skin.
shaving [4] straight razor handle pivot blade

straight razor click to hear

Traditional barber’s razor that is made up of a very sharp blade hinged into a handle.

handle click to hear

Case made of materials such as horn, ivory and mother-of-pearl that is used to manipulate the razor during use and to store the blade when it is not in use.

pivot click to hear

Hinge pin connecting the blade and the handle.

blade click to hear

Long sharp steel blade used for cutting the beard.