Nature-inspired Native offers a rugged texture with beautiful depth of color. This naked Italian leather is hand-buffed to create a mottled appearance and matte surface. Native is recommended for all upholstery applications, as it will improve with age and develop a rich patina with use. All eight earth tone colors are available for immediate shipment.
Description Italian hand-buffed leather. Available in 8 in-stock colors.
Thickness 1.3mm +/- 0.1mm
Grain Characteristics Rugged grain
Hide Size 55.00 sq. ft. avg.
Weight 3.25 oz +/- 0.25 oz per sq. ft.
Finish Characteristics Naked
AATCC Method 16, Option E Light Fastness Class 2-3 (72 hours)
ASTM D-2211 Elongation 30%-60% at 50 lbs.
ASTM D-5053 Crock Fastness Class 2-3 (dry rub)
ASTM D-2208 Breaking Force 200 lbs.
ASTM D-4705 Stitch Tear 25 lbs.
California TB 117
ASTM E84 Surface Burning Characteristics Class 1*
FAR 25.853 (a) Am. 25-116, App. F, Part I (a)(1)(i)*
Boston Fire Code BFD-IX-1*
FAR 25.853 (a) Am. 25-116, App. F, Part I (a)(1)(ii)*
NFPA-260 Cigarette Ignition Class 1
FAR 25.853 (a) Am. 25-116, App. F, Part II (a)(4)and (5)*
*Native may be flame treated to meet required flammability regulations.
Native may be used in California TB 133 applications with suitable fire backers.
Native is suitable for all upholstery applications.