Water Carbon filter

1880-1900 in Manchester

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Stoneware water filter made by Lipscombe and Co., Manchester, late 19th century. Photographed straight on view on a
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Stoneware water filter made by Lipscombe & Company, composed of main tubular body plus detachable lid.

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Water Supply & Sanitation
Object Number:
water filter
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • filtration equipment - particulates
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