Tommy Shelby played by Cillian Murphy in "Peaky Blinders"

pocket watch chain (Albert style, with fob on "drop") with vest, Tommy Shelby (played by Cillian Murphy), on Peaky Blinders.

- The Real *Peaky Blinders" c. 1919 (?) / 1920's gang "They used their peaked hats with razor blades sewn in to rob people. That's what a Peaky Blinder was. "When they hit someone or headbutted someone on the nose while wearing one, it would cause their victim temporary blindness."

Birmingham's real Peaky Blinders

The real Peaky Blinders: Victorian gang who terrorised the streets of Birmingham and sewed razor blades into their caps to headbutt rivals.

Peaky this show!

Peaky Blinders, series 2, episode 1, BBC Two, review: 'still got swagger'

Soundtrack of the second series of Tiger Aspect & Caryn Mandabach Productions ‘s gangster drama Peaky Blinders set in Birmingham, starring Cillian Murphy and Helen McCrory which airs on BBC Two.