Cream Separator - Base; Alfa-Laval; C1930; 2010.1.18 A

Name/Title

Cream Separator - Base

About this object

Red cast iron, red cast iron and wood handle, red cast iron gear cover with gold decoration on back. Filler on top side, brass oil overflow under gear cover. Tripod red cast to hold vat. Auxillary shaaft red cast.

Maker

Alfa-Laval

Date Made

C1930

Place Made

Sweden

Medium and Materials

2010.1.18 A
Cast iron, wood brass
2010.1.18 B
Silver painted tin
2010.1.18 C
Silver painted tin

Inscription and Marks

2010.1.18 A
Gold decoration on gear over
20 GPH brass bowl 13 7237
2010.1.18 B
None
2010.1.18 C
Name on tap side of vat - Alffa Laval
Black lettering on side of vat (tap side) Alfa laval 21

Measurements

2010.1.18 A
Height 600mm
Width 250mm
Length 200mm
Diameter 350mm
2010.1.18 B
Height 150mm
Length 320mm
Diameter 450mm
2010.1.18 C
Height 200mm
Diameter 350mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Dairy Shed

Subject and Association Description

Used by farmers of that era

Object Type

Cream Separator

Object number

2010.1.18 A

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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