The average size is about 2' - 2 3/4' long by 1 1/4'-2' wide
thickness is 1 oz, or .4mm
- the pieces pictured are examples of the hide you will get
- this listing is a bulk listing, each hide is unique and different. There may be small holes along the edge, darker or lighter hides, several variations could be in each hide. We will look at each hide before it ships to make sure the majority of the hide is usable and clean. If you have specific requirements, please contact us before ordering.
Rawhide dates back to the early Americans. Their uses include: shields, drum head, lace, lamp shades and wraps. Rawhide is firm as it has not been tanned, it has only been de-haired and cured. Soak it in water for molding, cutting and shaping. It dries, stiffens and retains its shape.