$99.50

SKU: GR16420 Categories: , Product ID: 23031

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BAGS – ON THE STYLE OF SADDLE BAGS. THESE ARE A SPECIALTY ITEM AND YOU CAN SEE THEY WERE SPECIAL MADE, GOOD CONDITION SHOWING AGE TO THE LEATHER STRAPS BUT NOT THE CLOTH, ONE PERIOD REPAIR ON UNDER SIDE OF ONE BAG, ONE CLOSURE STRAP BROKEN. INSIDE THEY ARE STAMPED INTO A LEATHER INNER PIECE “GROSSMAN/ BERLIN”. THIS CAME IN SOME ARTILLERY RELATED MATERIAL. THEY ARE VEY HEAVY DUTY GRAY WOVEN HEMP. LAID OUT FLAT THEY MEASURE 38″ LONG X ABOUT 14″ AT CENTER, 15″ WIDE AT BAGS WHICH HAVE VARIOUS COMPARTMENTS INSIDE. IN THE CENTER UNDERSIDE IS TWO SEWN FLAT LOOPS WITH A STRAP AND BUCKLE ATTACHED TO EACH LOOP, AND A SEWN ON SMALL STRAP AT THE CENTER ON EACH BAG UNDERSIDE. A NEAT AND UNUSUAL SET OF BAGS THAT ARE THE TYPE WE SEE HANGING OVER THE SIDES OF WAGONS, AMMUNITION CARTS AND OVER THE BACKS OF THE HORSES AND MULES PULLING THEM.