76638 Antique Afghan Balouch Salt Bag, Wall Hanging, Afghan Tapestry, Tribal Textile 01'06 x 1'11. This hand-knotted wool antique Afghan Balouch salt bag features ancient tribal motifs, S-hooks, and uneven fringe hangs from the bottom. The Afghani Salt Bags were used by nomads to carry coins or salt. The purpose was to stop the rock salt from falling out and also to keep out the moisture and rain. Perfect used as a wall hanging, tapestry, or tribal wall art. Bespeaking age and history, this vintage Afghan textile is the perfect complement to interiors with similar richness and rustic vibes including natural wood furnished chalets, hunting lodges, estates, cottages, and mountainside abodes as found in Colorado, Lake Tahoe, or the Adirondacks. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Nomadic, Ethnic, Navajo, Primitive, Tribal, Geometric, Southwestern, Rustic, Lodge, Cabin, Bungalow, Bohemian, Boho Chic, Islamic, Manor House, Art Deco, Mission, Spanish Revival, Mediterranean, Swedish Farmhouse, Traditional, Eclectic, Modern, Mid-Century Modern, Contemporary, Industrial, Country, Arts & Crafts, and Craftsman. Turkmen, Turkoman, Turkmens. Abrash. Hand knotted wool. Made in Turkmenistan (Afghanistan). Measures: 01'06 x 1'11.