Replace a lost lid, or just get an extra. Iron covers have self-basting tips to allow juices to continually baste the food as it cooks. Fits Lodge 10.25 inch skillet, deep skillet, 5 quart dutch oven, 5 quart dutch oven with loop handles. Undersides have self-basting tips dripping liquid into food, retaining vitamins. Integral oven proof handles. Even heat and superior cooking performance. At home on any heat source, except the microwave. Hand wash. Dry immediately. Rub with a light coat of vegetable oil after every use. Made in USA.