This is an unmarked No 8 cast iron Dutch oven that features a hammer pattern. The interior cooking surface has hints of utensil scores and patch of etching from corrosion. The surface is glass smooth to the touch. Four sheet of printer paper 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 item searching for movement. If movement is found, slip pieces of printer paper under one edge of the until pot stops moving. Item was stripped down to bare metal using collector approved lye bath and electrolysis treatments. This process ensures the removal all residue from previous use making it safe to use once more.
Item is lightly seasoned with one round of Crisco at 450 for 1 hours. This item was photographed in very bright light to highlight fine details. Under these lighting conditions, item may take on a brown color. Items are much darker under normal light.
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If you have any questions, please let me know. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Cookware\Other Collectible Cookware". The seller is "emahge" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped worldwide.