A very early example of felting, from Eastern Altai. 
Saddle cover depicting gryphon attacking a mountain goat.
2nd riding outfit, Pazyryk barrow no. 1, 305-288 BCE, excavated 1929. 
Felt, leather, fur, horse hair and gold.

A very early example of felting, from Eastern Altai.

Saddle cover depicting gryphon attacking a mountain goat.


2nd riding outfit, Pazyryk barrow no. 1, 305-288 BCE, excavated 1929.

Felt, leather, fur, horse hair and gold.