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SKU: US21789 Categories: , , Product ID: 14330

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RAZOR – SHAVING, 10″ OVERALL, “JOHN B. HOBSON/SHEFFIELD” MAKER. EMBOSSED INTO THE HORN GRIP IS “THE ARMY RAZOR” IN LARGE LETTERS. DEFINITELY CIVIL WAR PERIOD AND EARLIER. HOBSON STARTED BUSINESS WITH HIS BROTHER IN 1845. THE PARTNERSHIP “HOBSON BROS,” ENDED IN 1852 AND THEY WENT ON THEIR OWN. HIS NAME APPEARS ON MANY KNIVES OF CIVIL WAR VINTAGE. VG-EXC