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This is a Hess straight razor that was made in Solingen, Germany and distributed by "Hess Hair Milk Laboratories, (what a name) in St. Paul, Minn. As per the photos this is Hess's KEENE EDGE model "No 50". Despite the crazy distributor's name, they are a top quality made and shaving razor as can be had. No previous hone wear shows this razor to be in unused perfect condition. It has an extra wide 5/8, carbon steel blade, with a hollow grind. It carries it's factory original, light marmalade colored, ornate celluloid scales. Recently honed to provide a smooth, close and comfortable shave, this razor comes guaranteed shave ready.