What Are The Different Parts Of A Leather Hide?


Below this picture gives you details of the most common parts of the leather hide and what they are called.

These cuts are from a leather hide that is cut into different sections, a full hide is left intact and sold as a full leather hide.

The butt area is commonly the toughest and most dense fibre structured leather of all the leather cuts, that from a horse, shell cordovan is the best known cut for handmade high quality leather shoes.


skin cut names

Skin Cut Names



Skins Horses

Skins Horses

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