Mud Cloth Passport Bag

$ 35.00

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Bogolan, better known as Mud Cloth is a handmade Malian cotton fabric traditionally dyed with fermented mud.  Originated from Mali, the process of making the fabric is both time consuming and labor intensive. It involves starting with a white hand-spun cotton, and then applying the designs with mud, rust and a variety of natural dyes. Mud is usually collected from ponds and left to ferment for varying amounts of time before it is applied onto the fabric. From start to finish the process can take up to four days. An authentic Mud Cloth fabric is more than a simple textile; indeed it is an art-form used to tell the story of a people, explain the making of the world, or to simply express the artistic vision of the maker.

This Mud Cloth passport bag has earth tone multi colors and has a total of 3 pockets.  A phone pocket with velcro, one small pocket with zip in the front and a back full length zip in the back.  Passport bag has 100% Tanzanian black backing on the back.  Please note no two bags are exactly the same.  Our website photos are a close representation of this bag, but may not be identical to the one you receive.

Dimensions:  Adjustable strap and bag space is approximately 8" W x 10"H

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