Examples from the Web for cordovan
These are best made of pigskin or cordovan leather, which is horse hide.Hunting with the Bow and Arrow|Saxton Pope
Cord′wainer, a worker in cordovan or cordwain: a shoemaker; Cord′wainery.
Much of the Cordovan leather is still very fresh in appearance, although several centuries old.Chats on Household Curios|Fred W. Burgess
Cordiwin, i. 318, originally Spanish or Cordovan leather, afterwards commoner leather.
Meanwhile the zeal of the Cordovan Christians was bearing fruit.The Moors in Spain|Stanley Lane-Poole