Category Archives: Iron – Cast and Wrought

Vintage Cast Iron Wall Mount John Deere Matchbox or Letter Holder

My father was an avid John Deere collector – he had every model John Deere farm tractor ever made, as well as toys and other items.  But he didn’t have one of these cast iron matchbox (or letter) holders, ready … Continue reading

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SOLD! Antique Boston Terrier or French Bulldog Door Stop

Awww…. look at our little Boston Terrier door stop with the turned up nose! According to a Google search, the most common name for a male Boston is Rocky… so Rocky he is!  Don’t you just love him? Here’s the … Continue reading

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9″ Grilling Skillet from Lodge Cast Iron – A 125-Year Old American Company

We don’t know the age of this grilling skillet, which was designed to help sear meats while keeping them above the pan’s grease during the cooking process.  The Lodge Cast Iron company is still in business in Tennessee, but their … Continue reading

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SOLD! Cast Iron Plant or Sign Hanger with Painted Dog Perched on Top

I couldn’t find anything like this on-line after a quick search, although I’m certain this is cast iron (not wrought), meaning it was created from a mold.  So there should be others out there. It is fairly rare to see … Continue reading

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