Each piece of this leather is unique and may vary slightly in shape, size and character. The average Large Shoulder has around 130 square inches of leather.
They include both front legs and neck in some cases. Soulders are a great source for projects like billfolds, belts and other accessories or as extra leather for custom boots.
This leather is 100% legally obtained in the Eastern half of the U.S. from commercially caught common snapping turtles. They are harvested for meat by licensed fishermen during state-regulated seasons which ensures sustainability. The hides were being thrown away. This leather is a reclaimed by-product. It is chrome tanned in upstate New York. Help support the traditional lifestyles of the east coast Watermen.