Zurrón – shepherd’s backpack

traditional style backpack by FG handmade bags
Fernand0’s ‘zurrón’

One of Fernando´s creations this month (now sold to a customer in Mallorca) is based on a traditional Spanish shepherd´s bag, the ‘zurrón’.

zurrón:

m. Bolsa grande de cuero que usan los pastores:

“llevaba pan y queso en el zurrón.”  

Large leather bag used by shepherds:

 “He carried his bread and cheese in his ‘zurrón.”

NOTE: this post was originally published in May 2015

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