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Old 05-24-2018, 07:46 PM   #10
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Default Re: Repro horseshair sporrrans (Pakistan); worth it or not?

Originally Posted by piper909 View Post
The quality on that one looks pretty good, but be warned that that is NOT a Cameron Highlanders pattern sporran.

The cantle looks sort of like the shape of the old OR Black Watch sporrans, and it has a Black Watch badge. The body does resemble old OR Cameron sporrans.

For those who haven't seen them, here's an actual OR's Cameron Highlanders sporran

And here's an actual Black Watch OR's sporran. Note the distinctive shape of the cantle, quite different than the shape of the Camerons' style.

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