Bird leather

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Chicken leg leather.

 

The skin of different bird species is also processed to leather and the best known is ostrich leather. But there are other bird species and parts like duck feet, turkey legs or chicken legs that are processed to leather. The structure of the bird's legs and feet resembles reptile leather.


Bird leather types:


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Ostrich leather.

 

Plumage

Leather obtained from skin of birds with feathers is called Plumage. The eskimos made jackets of bird plumage in regions where alternative leather was less common.


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Plumage and plumage eskimo leather jacket, seen in the DLM - German leather museum in Offenbach.

 

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Mounted birds. Bird plumage.

 

Video about leather of different animal species


Leather of different animal species - Exotic leather.



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