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Late 1800's Antique Gate-marked #8 Cast Iron long griddle. Awesome camp griddle

Late 1800's Antique Gate-marked #8 Cast Iron long griddle. Awesome camp griddle

Regular price $180.00 USD
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This late 18th Century Gate Marked long griddle has been restored from over a century of use, and is now back to life in fantastic working condition for you or as a gift for the home chef. Its a raised number 8 which is PERFECT for pancakes and bacon!

The handles sit off the surface so they are easier to handle when over two burners. The bottom surface has some pitting from over the years of use as all of them do, but it sits flat enough to be used on any cooking surface. The depth of the griddle is about 1/2 inch so it is not suited for deep frying. Its often referred to as a fish fry, or sad iron heater, as is indicative of its function, but previous customers have told us they use them for conversation starting center pieces as well! Perfect for cooking bacon, pancakes, or other proteins. Ready to use!

DISCLAIMER: We have prepared this piece to be ready to use or displayed in a collection. All pieces are vintage, and therefore are not in perfect condition. Their history of use means small marks and inconsistencies, including residual carbon, which we feel give them a special charm. All items are sold as is, and we have done our best to present them as such. Please review all pictures and ask for further clarification if needed. Thank you! - Cast & Clara Bell

Cast & Clara Bell sells fully restored cast iron cookware, bakeware, dutch ovens, griddles, sad irons, bailed griddles, gem pans, muffin pans, kettles, skillets, trivets, lids, and much more! Brands like Griswold, Wagner, Sidney, WagnerWare, Wapak, Lodge, Favorite Piqua, Marietta, Orr & Painter, Erie, Griswold's Erie, Birmingham Stove & Range, Vollrath, Chicago Hardware Foundry, CHF, Martin Stove & Range as well as gatemarked unknown and specialty pieces are organized into categories. We offer collector's pieces, everyday users, and everything in between!
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