Cream Separator - Base; Lister; 2010.1.52.A

Name/Title

Cream Separator - Base

About this object

Red Cast Iron base on red cast iron pedestal. Red round Small cast iron vat stand on left. Red cast iron gear wheel with no cover with black tape in centre of rim. "upside down" base bottom. Black tape around bottom of base. Steel shaft at back. Handle at back, silver oil fill centre top. Oil overflow on right. Brass screw under gearwheel. Pedestal has two holes poking out midway at front and right and hollow spaces at front and back and bowl. Cream inside where bowl sits

Maker

Lister

Place Made

Dursley England

Medium and Materials

Cast iron
Steel
Brass
Wood

Inscription and Marks

Serial no E2-236673. Gear wheel has E281
Handle front has 60 RPmin
Handle back E237A
Oil filler has Lister
Back Brass plate R.A. Lister & Co Ltd Dursley England NZ agents Levin & Co >td Wellington
E279A back of wheel.

Measurements

HEight 960mm
Width 480mm
Length 375mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Dairy Shed

Subject and Association Description

Used by farmers of that era

Named Collection

Don Williams

Object Type

Cream Separator

Object number

2010.1.52.A

Rights

All rights reserved

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