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Glass Lime Cream Jar and Lid, 2 available BJ155
Glass Lime Cream Jar and Lid, 2 available BJ155
Original, quality early 19th century freeblown clear glass tall jar with lid and the original paper label detailing "Glycerine & Lime Cream for the hair prepared by J.W. Cocks Pharmaceutical Chemist Castle Circus Torquay". The jar neck and stopper are ground to fit and both have good pontil marks to the undersides. Compete and in good order. 9.75" tall, 4.25" body diam an 3.5" stopper diam. Price is for each.  
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Price: 115.00


Torquay Shaving Mug SB45
Original quality 1920's white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug with a pearl coloured lustre finish and a cameo scene entitled "Garden, Rock Walk and Vane Hill Torquay". The underside is stamped "Foreign" and all is complete and in good and working order. 4" tall x 4" wide and 6.5" front to back including handle. 
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Price: 40.00


Torquay Shaving Mug SB45



Shaving Brush SB44
Shaving Brush SB44
Original, quality circa 1900, gentleman's shaving brush with badger hair bristles and a turned bone handgrip. Two short hairline cracks to the handle, otherwise complete and in good order. 3.75" tall x 1" diam. 
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Price: 45.00


Pair of Holtfzapttel Razors SB42
Original, quality late 19th century pair of Sheffield steel open razors, with ivory side covers in the original fully fitted crocodile skin covered case. The outside of the box is marked in ink 'W.C.B' and the inside of the lid is detailed for " Holtfzapffel and Co London " the maker. Each blade is impressed Holtfzapttel and Co Haymarket, Sheffield Maker. All is perfect with not a chip or crack in sight, to either the blades or ivory side plates and perfect for use if required. Case 7" x 2.5" x 1" and razors closed 6.5" each.  
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Price: 165.00


 Pair of Holtfzapttel Razors SB42



Dundee Shaving Mug SB32
Dundee Shaving Mug SB32
Original, quality, white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, circa 1900, with gilt detail to one side 'A Present from Dundee' and 'Made in Germany' to the underside. Complete and in good order. 4" high x 5.5" x 3.25". 
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Price: 20.00


Perth Shaving Mug SB29
Original, quality, white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, circa 1900, with gilt detail to one side 'A Present from Perth' and 'Made in Germany' to the underside. Complete and in good order. 4" high x 6" x 3". 
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Price: 20.00


Perth Shaving Mug SB29



Llandudno Shaving Mug SB28
Llandudno Shaving Mug SB28
Original, quality, white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, circa 1900, with gilt detail to one side 'A Present from Llandudno' and 'Made in Germany' to the underside. Complete and in good order. 4" high x 5.5" x 3". 
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Price: 20.00


Stirling Shaving Mug SB27
Original, quality, white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, circa 1900, with gilt detail to one side 'A Present From Stirling' and 'Made in Germany' to the underside. Complete and in good order. 4" high x 6" x 3". 
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Price: 20.00


Stirling Shaving Mug SB27



Newcastle Shaving Mug SB26
Newcastle Shaving Mug SB26
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, detailed to one side in gilt 'A Present from Newcastle-On-Tyne'. Complete and in good order. 3.25" high x 5.25" x 3.25". 
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Price: 20.00


Carlisle Shaving Mug SB25
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, with a coloured coat of arms and 'City of Carlisle' to one side. Complete and in good order. 4" high x 6" x 3". 
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Price: 20.00


Carlisle Shaving Mug SB25



Ceramic Shaving Mug SB22
Ceramic Shaving Mug SB22
Original, quality, white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, circa 1900/20's, decorated with a green decoration with red roses to the upper section. Complete and in good order. 3.5" high x 6" x 3.5". 
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Price: 20.00


Skegness Shaving Mug SB21
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic gentleman's shaving mug, with a blue band to the top and the coat of arms for Skegness to one side, Also printed to the underside 'Foreign'. Complete and in good order. 4" high x 5.5" x 3". 
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Price: 16.00


Skegness Shaving Mug SB21



R. Timmins Curling Tongs SB6
R. Timmins Curling Tongs SB6
Original, quality, 18th or early 19th century, blacksmith wrought, hair curling tongs. Stamped for the maker R. Timmins & Sons. Complete and in good order. 11". 
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Price: 56.00

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