Water Filter

1974.031.1

ARTEFACT OF THE WEEK:  Today’s artefact depicts a Victorian ceramic water filter by Slack & Brownlow of Canning Works, which was based on Upper Medlock Street in Hulme.  The filter dates from the late 19th century around 1880.  This filter was donated to the Museum by Mr Alan Prince in 1974.  If you know more information about this artefact that would be useful for our catalogue, contact the museum on 0800 111 323 or museum@stdc.govt.nz, Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki Heritage Collection, with reference to:  1974.031.1.

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