The Bismarck with Black: Ebony Handle - A Shaving Masterpiece
Introducing the exquisite DOVO Ebony 'Bismarck' Oxidised Straight Razor No. 2 - a masterpiece of craftsmanship and beauty. This exceptional razor showcases a handle meticulously crafted from rich ebony wood, exuding a sense of sophistication and luxury.
The razor's black oxidised blade adds a touch of allure and uniqueness to the design, setting it apart from ordinary razors. Fashioned from the highest quality carbon steel, this blade guarantees unparalleled performance, boasting a 6/8" round point and a full hollow ground. This combination ensures supreme blade hardness, elasticity, and exceptional resistance to wear, making it a reliable companion for a smooth and precise shaving experience.
The DOVO Ebony 'Bismarck' Straight Razor No. 2 is more than just a tool; it's a work of art. Its distinctive features include a rich ebony hue, a substantial weight that enhances control and maneuverability, and an incomparable handling experience that only true artisans can achieve. Each razor is skillfully handcrafted by our most experienced specialists, ensuring unrivaled quality and attention to detail.
Affectionately referred to as the "black prince" by its ardent admirers, this razor has won the hearts of many shaving enthusiasts. Treat yourself to the luxury of shaving with the DOVO Ebony 'Bismarck' Oxidised Straight Razor No. 2, and experience the joy of using a razor that is both a marvel of design and a joy to wield.
Carbon steel 1.2210, burnished
Round point, roof-shaped spine, concave profile, thumbnotch on tang
Full hollow ground
16 cm x 2.7 cm x 1.1 cm
10682082 (former: 26830)
Made in Germany
The Legacy of Dovo Solingen
Dovo Solingen is a venerable German brand renowned for its commitment to exceptional craftsmanship and timeless design. Established in 1906, the company has consistently delivered high-quality straight razors that have become iconic in the world of traditional wet shaving. Their razors are forged in Solingen, a city in Germany celebrated for producing the finest blades in the world, earning it the moniker "City of Blades."
At Dovo Solingen, each razor is meticulously crafted by skilled artisans who embrace the time-honored techniques handed down through generations. The razors are made from the highest quality carbon steel, ensuring an unparalleled edge that glides effortlessly through the toughest facial hair, providing an exceptionally close and smooth shave.
The handle materials are equally impressive, with options like Ebony, Olive Wood, and Buffalo Horn, each offering a distinct aesthetic appeal and a comfortable grip. Dovo's dedication to precision and attention to detail is evident in every aspect of their razors, setting them apart from mass-produced alternatives.
The Art of Straight Razor Shaving
Owning a Dovo Solingen Straight Razor is more than owning a grooming tool; it is embracing an art form. The ritual of straight razor shaving harks back to a time when grooming was a meditative and indulgent experience. With the right technique, a Dovo razor can elevate your morning routine to an act of self-care and refinement.
Maintenance and Care
To ensure your Dovo Solingen Straight Razor remains in pristine condition and delivers exceptional shaves for decades, proper maintenance is essential. After each use, carefully rinse the blade and handle with warm water, pat them dry, and store the razor in a dry place. Regularly hone and strop the blade to maintain its sharpness and edge alignment.