Cream Separator - Base; De-Laval; C 1940; 2010.1.22 A


Cream Separator - Base

About this object

Cream separator base, black cast iron, black wooden handle, vat silver painted tin steel. Milk cream cover silver steel/tin. Special swivel for vat, rotating steel plate. Window for oil level. Bell silver, brown and red.



Date Made

C 1940

Place Made


Medium and Materials

2010.1.22 A
Cast iron, wood, silver tin, steel
2010.1.22 B
Silver tin
2010.1.22 C
Tin, brass, silver paint

Inscription and Marks

2010.1.22 A
1/1 on back of handle
635 rev per min
Wheel 4690
Left side red silver - DeLaval Separator Co New York 14-x
Serial No 111-145 (6)
2010.1.22 B
Serial number on bowl - 111-145 (6)
2010.1.22 C
Serial number 111-145 (6)
New worlds standart series (above tap)


2010.1.22 A
Height 740mm
Width 210mm
Length 300mm
2010.1.22 B
Height 155mm
Length 350mm
Diameter 510mm
2010.1.22 C
Height 260mm
Diameter 400mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Dairy Shed

Subject and Association Description

Used by farmers of that era

Object Type

Cream Separator

Object number

2010.1.22 A

Copyright Licence  

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