Cream Separator; R A Lister & Co; C1920; 2010.1.9 A
Cream SeparatorAbout this object
Large cream separator painted red with silver vat and cream skim milk cover. Float and bowl, bell on front, cast iron base with plate steel wheel guard. Cast iron/wooden handle, no bowl clamp. Little brass tap below wheel guard. Bell has black triangle guard on right.Maker
Cast iron, brass, plate steel, wood
Silver painted tin, brass tap
Under tripos 49/8576, serial no. 462181, label on back of guard "important each day before starting pour in oil until it drips from overflow, drain off oil and renew every two months. Oil from overflow must not be used again on separator"
Brass label on handle "made by R A Lister & Co Ltd at Dursley England - Lister-Lister separator Co (NZ) Ltd sole NZ distributors Auckland"
Lister Separator on bell
Float has 194 on back, bowl has Lister 15-49-8510 on TOP AND 49/9717
Used by farmers of that eraObject Type
2010.1.9 ACopyright Licence
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