Hide Types & Sizes
Cowhide comes in all different sizes and qualities, below is a great representation of what to expect when ordering leather from Carroll Leather:
Average Size: 45-55 sq ft (+/-)
Average Size: 20-30 sq ft (+/-)
South American Cowhide (Brahma)
South American raw material will have some Brahma hide selection.
Brahma hides will have a small hole in the neck area (see below).
Insect bites, brands, healed scars and scratches may or may not be present.
European raw material is a very clean product with little or no defects.
Considered to be the best raw material in the market, large hides.