Beaver pelt. Brain tanned. 

The kind you might find laced to a willow branch hoop and traded by fur trappers, frontiersmen and even Native Americans.

Highly sought-after; often shipped to Europe (extremely lucrative) to be made into top hats and coat linings.

Beaver pelt. Brain tanned. 

The kind you might find laced to a willow branch hoop and traded by fur trappers, frontiersmen and even Native Americans.

Highly sought-after; often shipped to Europe (extremely lucrative) to be made into top hats and coat linings.

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