Leather Shot Bags & Accouterments for the French & Indian War.

Leather Shot Bags & Accouterments for the French & Indian War.
Welcome to my Blog! My name is Darrel Lang and I specialize in the Replication of Leather shot bags & Accouterments made in the colonies by the harness and saddle maker of the18th century. All items are hand sewn using waxed linen thread, dyed, then treated with neatsfoot oil & bee’s wax. The leather used is of veg. tanned cow hide 2-3 or 4-5 oz. weight. Other materials used are pig skin, period correct linens for the 18th century and iron or brass buckles. Please take a look at what I have to offer. Thank you!

March 24, 2022

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December 25, 2021

December 23, 2021

Ax Carriage & knife

 A customer ordered a ax carriage but also wanted his knife and sheath to be part of the rig. It was a little of a challenge but it all worked out. He also had me replace the leather on his shot pouch that he had purchased from me early but was damaged.




17th Century Belt Wallet