Produced by Cowley's of England there are the finest quality alum tawed skins available.
Alum Tawed skins were traditionally used in the 12th century for covers and thongs. They were preferred for bookbinding as the alum treatment rendered them more resistant to atmospheric pollution than tanned skins. Available in a natural finish which can be dyed.
Alum Tawed Calf - Approximately 9-11 sq. ft.
Alum Tawed Goat - Approximately 8-10 sq. ft.
NOTE: The prices below are the prices per square foot of this material. The skins are sold by the full skin only. In the quantity box please indicate the number of skins that you desire, and the price will be adjusted at a later time depending on the size of each individual skin available.