This section comprises straight razors with a smaller blade depth and which are typically used for beard shaping and detail work or for hair thinning.
This bone handled razor from Boker carries the company name on its satin finished blade as well as the tree logo which also appears on the scales. Extra hollow ground. As a natural material the colouring of each razor will vary.
The H. Boker & Co. Black razor carries the company name on its satin finished blade as well as the tree logo which also appears on the scales. Extra hollow ground with no jimping to the tang. One of Boker's best selling razors and completely hand made in Solingen.
This Boker Tree Brand razor is the smaller of the two variants being a 4/8 razor in green micarta scales with a canvas effect pattern. The deep etched blade bears the Tree Brand motif and carries a satin finish.
New to us this 4/8 Weiner Schaber razor from Boker has a characteristic small blade with a french nose which lends itself particularly to detailing and contouring but is also perfect for everyday shaving. It has a satin finished carbon blade and features plain black plastic scales. It is smaller in length than most razors at just 135mm.
The 3/8 Super Gnome Extra from Thiers Issard was traditionally a barber's tool for hair thinning. However it is also great for detail work, say on a partial or shaped beard. With a heavy grind it is a versatile razor. Tang markings may vary as these are being made from historic already struck blanks. It bears the Super Gnome Extra marking in black and has...
Thiers Issard Super Gnome razor in the rare 2/8 version. These razors are made from historic blanks and there are slight differences to tang length and to tang stamping. Some are showing minor signs of corrosion. If you are particular about having a perfect blade surface then these are not for you.