African Leather Backpack


Regular price $49.00

The leather used for this bag comes from the northern regions of Ghana are particularly known for their leather works. When the skin is removed from the cow or goat, it is left to dry in the sun. It then becomes hard. It is soaked in water a number of times and scraped with a blade to remove the hair. It then goes through another process of soaking, drying and stretching to give it the preferred texture and soaked in coloured liquid to achieve its brown colour. This bag has a nylon inner lining and one velcro compartment.  

Dimensions: 18" x 15" x 5"