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!

April 13, 2015

Fringed Shot Bag

Special ordered bag for a customer. The bag is 6" wide by 6" deep, welted seams. There is a small inside pocket 4" wide by 3 1/2" deep. The flap has been trimmed out with a heavy linen. The strap is 1 1/4" wide then taper down to fit a 1" iron buckle. He also ask that the bag too be dyed black.
The bag is all hand done, sewn with waxed linen thread and treated with neetsfoot oil and bee's wax.