Dutch oven is very difficult to locate in this size. The line included nearly all skillet sizes, covers, griddles, Dutch ovens, and even trivets, all of which are 80 to 90 years old.
The cooking surface has light utensil scores and hints of fine etching from corrosion. These are nearly undetectable as you glide your fingers over a near glass smooth surface. Sheets of printer paper slipped under one side of the item stops movement on a granite surface. No chips, cracks or repairs and does not spin. Test for flatness of item.With the item resting on a polished granite surface, press down all along the top rim of the pan searching for movement. If movement is found, slip pieces of printer paper under one edge until item stops moving. This item is from an old collection and was cleaned and seasoned, then stored for many years.
Because item was stored for many years, there may be spots of light surface rust. This can generally be washed away then re-seasoned before use. This item is photographed in very bright light to highlight fine details. Under these lighting conditions, item may take on a brown color. Item is much darker under normal light.
Photos are part of the items description. Please use them for a more clear understanding of items overall condition. If you have any questions, please let me know. The item "Vintage Griswold Iron Mountain No 9 Cast Iron Dutch Oven Restored Cond" is in sale since Wednesday, June 9, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Cookware\Other Collectible Cookware".The seller is "emahge" and is located in Grass Valley, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.