Shell Cordovan Minimalist Card Wallet

Shell Cordovan Minimalist Card Wallet

These card wallets are handmade to order using Horween's luxury shell cordovan leather. Hand glazed and saddle stitched using the finest tiger thread avaliable.  The edges are sanded, bevelled and burnish to a gloss finish.

 

Dimensions:

70mm x 100mm

 

  • What is shell cordovan?

    Genuine Shell Cordovan is the art of tanning at its finest.  More than just a color, it is a very specific leather, from a particular part of a horsehide.  The irregular oval shaped shells are tanned, stuffed, shaved, and then polished – a process taking at least six months.  Each shell is slowly steeped in gentle vegetable liquors. The shells are genuine hot stuffed then slicked onto glass frames to dry.  Each shell is hand curried and shaved by highly skilled artisans to expose the shell. Dyes are hand rubbed on for a deep aniline finish. Finally, the shells are hand glazed to achieve the rich, glossy look and feel prized by fine craftsmen.

    Horween Tannery, U.S.A

£50.99Price
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