This rawhide is very high quality and is ideal for
making drums, especially Lapp shaman drums. This
rawhide is very thin compared with elk rawhide. The thickness is approximately 1/16" thick for all sizes.
lengths as well as width across the shoulders, width across the middle,
and width across the bottom are shown below.
Sizes will vary from skin to skin.
Rawhide is also referred to as parchment or
Genus and species: Rangifer
tarandus. Ranch raised.
Reindeer are not an endangered
species. The reindeer are raised by the Lapp in Finland. The
hides we get are a by-product of the food industry. The animal was
not killed just for its hide. Not subject to CITES.
A USFWS export permit is required for export out of the USA.