Can, Separator Oil; Alfa-Laval; 1900-1950; WY.0000.831

Name/Title

Can, Separator Oil

About this object

This is an Alfa-Laval tin separator oil can. 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.

Maker

Alfa-Laval

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1900-1950

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, tin

Measurements

h 265 mm x w 185 mm x d 130 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Agriculture

Subject and Association Keywords

Industry and Manufacturing

Subject and Association Keywords

Machinery and Tools

Object Type

containers

Object number

WY.0000.831

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