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Port Wallet Horween Shell Cordovan

  • $225.00

Our Original Port Wallet design built from rare and famous Horween Shell Cordovan. Extremely Limited. Check back regularly for a restock, or contact us to secure one.

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A product made of shell cordovan will last multiple lifetimes. The best part of using shell cordovan in a wallet or watch strap is the natural rubbing a wear placed on the shell which starts developing an amazing patina that develops with each use. It is similar to having a fine wine that you can drink every day and keeps getting better. - Nick Horween, All About 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.

If you're interested in learning more about Shell Cordovan, check out this Journal entry What is Horween Shell Cordovan?

  • Cut and saddle stitched by hand in North Idaho
  • Made from world famous Horween Shell Cordovan leather
  • Stitching is guaranteed
  • 4oz weight leather
  • W 2.75" x H 4" x D .75 " (full)

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