Crafted from a canteen gourd, and genuine golden deerskin this purse is covered in faux dark green alligator. The straps are thin, adjustable strips of rawhide. The closure and side fixtures are gourd slices with a burned-in petal pattern. Light weight, but sturdy, stitching is rawhide. 

"Turtletown" Green Gourd Purse


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