We have for your viewing and bidding pleasure an antique cast iron waffle iron.It has about a 4" high rise base.It has 2 iron handles for carrying and holding.The base does not have any markings.On each side of the irons that make the waffles it is marked AMERICAN NO. 8 THE GRISWOLD MFG. CO. ERIE PA. U.S.A. and below it the number 885 (on the other side in that area it is marked with the number 886).In the center of each of the outside of the waffle irons it has the name GRISWOLD with the logo.T are black wooden handles.The base and waffle irons are in original condition with good patina.T is old baking residue on the outside of the irons and some on the base.T are no broken or damaged areas.This utensil would of been set on top of the old wood and coal burning cook stove to make waffles before gas and electricity.We are listing this collectible antique waffle iron at a no reserve selling price.So,thanks for looking and good luck bidding.With the irons in the base it measures about 4 1/2" high.