sling (domestication of animals)

Shepherd's sling made from woven goat's hair with black straps tied with blue thread at ends and pink, blue, white and black striped pouch. Pouch has yellow, pink and blue tassles in centre where the 2 halves are attached together, the 2 halves of pouch are both dome shaped.

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