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

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It’s trimmed in saddle leather and polished aluminum. Fortune, "The Best Non-Car Stuff to Buy From Bentley, Porsche, and BMW," 7 Apr. 2018 From the clubby handsome wood paneling, saddle leather, classic equestrian artwork, and beautifully branded china and crystal. Micaela English, Town & Country, "What's Actually On The Menu At The Polo Bar," 24 Feb. 2015

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1771, in the meaning defined above

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