This is a vintage Griswold No 5 cast iron Yankee bowl in restored condition and ready for use. This bowl has a surprisingly light feel for its size.
The interior surface has been etched from corrosion and has the roughness found on modern pieces when gliding your fingers over the surface. It not that rough, but not that smooth either. 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. Photos are part of the item's description. Please use them for a clearer understanding of items overall condition. 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.