BEAUTIFUL VINTAGE "GOTTA" HOLLOW GROUND STRAIGHT RAZOR in white faux ivory scales with inlayed GOTTA logo. This is a lovely little razor showing no signs of wear or use. The tang is marked '120 GOTTA' and a other side marked 'FINEST SILVER STEEL MADE & HOLLOW GROUND IN GERMANY' The blade is engraved with 'HAMBURG RING GOTTA'. The blade has been cleaned, polished & honed ( see below ) It has been sterilized and then coated with Fredricssons Razor Oil.
Comes in its original box.
Fully restored and shave ready and comes with a "Certificate of Workmanship"
Gotta 120 Hollow ground 3/8" Straight Razor
I use the following process for all my razor restorations after the blade has been polished & buffed.
- 1st hone 250 grit Japanese Kingstone ( bevel setting)
- 1st hone 800 grit Japanese Kingstone
2nd hone 1200 grit Japanese kingstone
3rd hone 6,000 grit Japanese Kingstone
4th hone 12,000 grit Welsh Dragons Tongue Slate
5th strop Balsa strop - Green paste ( Chrome Oxide )
6th strop Leather strop - Yellow paste