They are just normal, tiny imperfections caused during the manufacturing process (but still first quality). Cast Iron ROUND Dutch Oven 5.5 (5 1/2 Qt) CARIBBEAN" is in sale since Sunday, August 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Cookware". The seller is "elliestreasurebox" and is located in Arlington Heights, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.