157 Complete Vintage Double Saddle Bag

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 1950s-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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