Traditional Vintage Afghan Salt Bag

£85.00
  • Traditional Vintage Afghan Salt Bag
  • Traditional Vintage Afghan Salt Bag
  • Traditional Vintage Afghan Salt Bag
  • Traditional Vintage Afghan Salt Bag
  • Traditional Vintage Afghan Salt Bag

Beautiful vintage handwoven piece. Each side has a different pattern. Each corner has a hand carved wooden ring.

Salt is essential to nomadic people for preserving goods and as a food source. It is carried in these bags which are hooked onto the saddles for traveling. The wool helps to preserve the salt and makes for easy access to this vital commodity.