Gillette Date Codes Browse our hand-picked selection so you have the best shaving experience from the start. Gillette Blade Date Codes and earlier lot systems were imprinted on one side of the blade as a series of letters and/ or numbers, or on the cartridge. The blade system adopted in 1931 is still in use today, and was used on razors as well after 1950.
US Gillette Dating Information Badger & Blade Specializing in vintage shaving gear, shop with ease for professionally restored and sanitized razors; buy with confidence knowing we stand behind everything we sell. This page documents what we know about Gillette safety razor serial numbers and date codes. Razors made in USA often left the factory with serial numbers or date codes, which can be used to establish their manufacturing dates. During certain periods some or all models were unmarked. 1903-1929 serial numbers
Gillette Razor and Blade Dating and Feature Information Explore Our Products Now Our restoration services deliver to you a Shave Ready razor that works like it just left the factory floor. Gillette is one manufacturer for whom we have information on serial numbers and later date of manufacture codes that we can link to time. Razor Serial Numbers were impressed on all Gillette razors from 1904 until 1921, and on deluxe models from 1921 until 1931 except for a period in 1927-28.