Cowhide is the natural skin of a cow with hair. The leather from it can be used for shoes, wallets, leather jackets, furniture and car leather and belts. Most cow leather is without hair, but it can also be processed into leather with fur (Hair-on Leather).
Cowhide with fur - Hair-on Leather
The process of tanning leather with hair is called "hair on" tanned.
Swirl in the fur of the living skin. - Swirl in tanned cowhide.
There are many kinds of cattle and therefore it is common to see fur in many colours. The skin under the hair is however always bright.
No hair-on cowhide is like another... - Wide variety of choice at www.leder-fiedler.de.
IKEA also offers cow skins with hair.
Cowhide leather shoes.
Bull testicles as a Mate cup from Argentina.
Beef foot with fur as drinking cup from Brazil.
Cowhide as carpet.
Design armchair from Italy.
Cowhide in a 1937 BMW 329 as a trade show gimmick.
The fur of cow hide can be dyed.
Cowhide stitched as a patchwork.
branding on cow hide
Cowhide with branding.
Cowhides and bald spots
Cowhides sometimes get bald spots in the stressed area.