Cream Separator; Alfa-Laval; C 1920; 2010.1.24A


Cream Separator

About this object

Black cast iron and silver painted bell steel.
Black cast iron tripod, black cast iron and wood.
Upside down base stand. Brass oil filler on right hand side.
Black adjusting screw underneath. Auxillary steel shaft.
Under handle brass manufacturres plate.
Tape on cast iron above oil filler painted over



Date Made

C 1920

Place Made


Medium and Materials

2010.1.24 A
Cast iron, silver steel, wood, brass
2010.1.24 B
2010.1.24 C
Silver painted tin

Inscription and Marks

2010.1.24 A
Alfa-Laval in gold 55 PR PER MIN "No5" all in gold
The Alfa-laval separators are protected by the following British Patents
No 1434006 - 470381 - 361754 - 434008 - 477753 - 368980 - 460006 - 568346
Other patents pending
Back brass plaque - Alfa-Laval 5?
55 gallons capacity per hr, 55 revs of crank per min.
Alfa Laval separator Co. (NZ) Ltd Hamilton
Serial No. 3690336
2010.1.24 B
2010.1.24 C


2010.1.24 A
Height 740mm
Width 1050mm
Length 210mm
2010.1.24 B
Height 170mm
Width 180mm
Length 420mm
Diameter 110mm
2010.1.24 C
Height 240mm
Diameter 460mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Dairy Shed

Object Type

Cream Separator

Object number


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