Horsehair Gourd Purse is adorned with silver conchos and rivets, wrapped
in genuine leather, whip stitched with leather lacing. Closure is
velcro, and shoulder strap is adjustable.  Measures 10" x 10" x 3.5"


Some folks have purchased gourd purses and used them as saddle bags
while trail riding or participating in pioneer reenactments. Others use
them as a fashion accent. This canteen gourd is extra thick and sturdy
and crafted in Boones Creek by Vicki Shell.

Horsehair Gourd Purse


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