3 - 4 ounce Horse Rawhide, Whole Hide. Shipping on the Horse and Elk Rawhide estimates at $35.00 due to the length of the sides. Rawhide's stiffness and light weight have made it the traditional leather choice for drum heads, shields, moccasin soles and many buckskinning projects. Rawhide has been de-haired and cured, but not tanned. Hides average: 20 sq. ft.