saddle leather

noun

Definition of saddle leather

: leather made of cowhide that is usually tanned with vegetable tannins and is used especially for saddlery also : smooth polished leather simulating this

Examples of saddle leather in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web What followed was an elegant dinner served on RL homewares like saddle leather chargers and plaid trimmed salad plates. Vogue, 10 Sep. 2022 Interiors on other Lucid Air models have dark oak (Mojave), saddle leather (Tahoe), and white seats with walnut trim (Santa Cruz). Austin Irwin, Car and Driver, 24 Mar. 2022 Full of saddle leather and spice, the cigars come in a partitioned box of ten, along with a certificate and a silver commemorative coin. Richard Carleton Hacker, Robb Report, 17 Nov. 2021 Horse and saddle leather, wet Labrador retriever and rutting male ungulates are smells that seem never to stop drifting through my mind, just below the surface of consciousness. Steve Meyer, Anchorage Daily News, 16 May 2020 Containers are made of solid walnut, and all the pieces are covered in rich saddle leather. Washington Post, 24 Sep. 2019 The men’s faces are cragged and as dark as saddle leather from lifetimes spent in the sun. National Geographic, 14 Mar. 2019 It’s trimmed in saddle leather and polished aluminum. Fortune, 7 Apr. 2018 From the clubby handsome wood paneling, saddle leather, classic equestrian artwork, and beautifully branded china and crystal. Micaela English, Town & Country, 24 Feb. 2015 See More

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First Known Use of saddle leather

1771, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of saddle leather was in 1771

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Last Updated

22 Sep 2022

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“Saddle leather.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saddle%20leather. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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