This is a true estate find. Has since been restored through an etank and undergone several rounds of seasoning. Skillet sits as flat as these skillets sit if you are lucky to find one with the spider still there as much as this one. Cooking surface is flat and free of any chips or cracks. Smooth with some minimal pitting.
Not bad for a skillet for about 130 years old. Sides (inner and outer) also have some minimal pitting. Bottom has sulfur pitting due to stove, and is common in a skillet of this age. We have more than a decade of experience serving a wide variety of clientele and collectors.When you are looking for the best, you can trust us to be reputable source for antiques, vintage, and collectible goods. Please read the following to understand how we define and determine the condition of our listings. Mint condition, free of defects, and shows no signs of wear.
The item is near mint condition, free of defects, and shows no signs of wear. The item is used, has multiple cosmetic flaws or defects, and obvious signs of wear. Actual product color may vary from the images shown.Every monitor or mobile display has a different capability to display colors, and every individual may see these colors differently. In addition, lighting conditions at the time the photo was taken can also affect an image's color. We understand that many collectors prefer to do their own cleaning, and that improper cleaning can devalue items.
All of our items come from private collections and estate liquidation buyouts. The item "Restored Antique Rare Griswold Erie Spider No. 8 Cast iron Skillet, Holy Grail" is in sale since Wednesday, June 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Cookware\Other Collectible Cookware". The seller is "junkinjohnny" and is located in Crestwood, Kentucky.
This item can be shipped to United States.