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Used by nomadic gypsy herders in Gujarat, this complete double saddlebag has vibrant colors.
Used on mules.
Dyes appear to be natural.
Estimated to be from the 1970s
LITERATURE REFERENCE : An almost-identical example is seen on page 68 in the coffee table book 'Indian Textiles' by John Gillow & Nicholas Bernardí«í_
73cm x 118 cm (when laid out flat)
Repaired on the back
Small tears and signs of usage present.
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