Re: Shoulder Sack, was: Digest Number 4413
> Another possibility would be a sort of shoulder-sack shown in several illustrations at http://larsdatter.com/wallets.htm%c2%a0-- though none (IIRC) as early as the Second Crusade, and probably less likely to have been used on long journeys.<<snip>>
There is a manuscript ca. 1140 that seems to have a shoulder-sack on a stick:
http://teffania.blogspot.com/2006/10/costume-acessories-from-cod-lat-15903.html (towards the bottom of the page).
And a late 12th century example: http://teffania.blogspot.com/2006/11/chapes-pictures-of-ordinary-people-and.html
Is that what you had in mind?