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    Zachary Taylor: "Rough & Ready" Straight Razor. The razor, with a notched point, has a straight grind blade decorated with an etched cannon and stand of cannon balls and the words "Rough & Ready" above. The shank is marked "Tally Ho" with a fox above and "F. Fenney Sheffield Warranted". The blade, from tip to tang is 5.5". The scales are black horn and measure 5 7/8". The razor is in a pressed paper case with the embossed name "C. F. Crutzburg / 119 North 6th Street / Philadelphia, Pa.". The blade has very minor rusting, else excellent. From the U. I. "Chick" and Cecilia Harris Collection.

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    December, 2008
    2nd-3rd Tuesday-Wednesday
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