Featured Specimen

Coticule ID:
n°083

Picture:
N°83

Characteristics:
Natural combination Coticule/BBW, of the La Verte layer, with typicall green hue and often witnessed brown flecks (likely a form of manganese)

Coticule Dimensions:
bout: 128mm long, approx. 45mm wide

Speed on slurry:
slow

Feedback on slurry:
Glass-like sensation, almost no draw, with a ever so slightly granular feeling. Slow gray discoloration of slurry.

AutoSlurry:
no

Slurry Keenness Limit:
sufficient to shave a beard

Speed on water:
slow

Feedback on water:
Almost identical glass like sensation as when used with slurry.

Edge Qualification:
brisk

Background:
Another representative of the La Verte layer. So far, all tested samples performed within a tight range the same.
These are easy going Coticule, not the fastest, but always ready to put a keen edge on a razor. The almost absence of "slurry-dulling" makes them easy going.

Current Location:
Ardennes Coticule storage room

availability for reservation:
available from Ardennes Coticule

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