This is an Old Cast Iron Dutch Oven Pot "Favorite Piqua Ware" No. It measures 10 1/8" diameter x 4 1/8" tall. The handle on the lid is NOT cracked, it is the design. There are some areas of small pitting on the pot (see pics).These have both been gently restored and seasoned. The colors are not rust but are oil that collected while seasoning.
The more you use it the more the oils will become polymerized and create the perfect barrier quality old cast is famous for. The pot only (without the lid on top) measures 4 1/8" tall x 10 1/8" diameter. The item "Old Cast Iron Dutch Oven Pot Favorite Piqua Ware with Lid 10 1/8 x 4 1/8 Tall" is in sale since Monday, May 25, 2015.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Cookware\Cast Iron". The seller is "smiley-terrijo" and is located in Owosso, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.