Bottle, Separator Oil R.M. McKay & Co; R. M. McKay & Co; Unknown; WY.0000.830
Bottle, Separator Oil R.M. McKay & CoAbout this object
This is a bottle of separator oil which was bottled by R. M. McKay and Co. R. M. McKay and Co were local storekeepers in Wyndham for nearly 100-years.
A separator was used to skim milk, separating the milk and cream. Prior to a separator running for the first time, oil must be poured into the frame. Then, once a week the oil must be topped up. Once every six months the oil must be drained and replaced with fresh oil.
inorganic, processed material, glass
organic, processed material, vegetal, bark, cork
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper
Label reads: 'SEPARATOR OIL
R. M. McKay & Co.
PHONE S WYNDHAM'.
h 310 mm x dia 85 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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