Gleaner Razors Shaving Soap Dish c1920s


This very intriguing item, made by Aston Chain & Hook Co Ltd, was produced by ex WWI Service men as part of a National Scheme for disabled men. 

The image itself is from a famous painting ‘The Gleaners’ 1857 by Jean-Francois Milet. 

The inscriptions on the inside edge reads: 'Gleaner Razors - Erdington Birmingham’ with a stamp from the National Scheme for Disabled Men. 

The outside edge reads: 'Cast Rolled Stamped & Completed by the Aston Chain & Hook Co. Ltd. Erdington Birmingham.’ 

Piece measures 10.5cm diameter.

Please note this item is vintage and has been previously used, therefore may show character signs of wear & tear. We will always try to be as honest as possible in our descriptions so please read them carefully.