This is a old Blacksmith Forged Iron Lead melting Ladle Dipper. Overall it measures almost or approx. 13 inches long with a handle twist hole for hanging. The bowl measures approx. 2 5/8 inches across not counting the 2 pour spouts and is 1 inches deep. The handle bottom is rounded and the top area flat. It is used with wear, rust, stains and lead residue in good usable condition.