Origin of goatskin
Examples from the Web for goatskin
And the Constitution, written on goatskin not rice paper, might be as our country was under Jefferson.
The tinker then pours a goatskin full of his infusion over the monster's head, who falls into a deep sleep.The Folk-Tales of the Magyars|Various
The little animal that had been in the claws of the crane came to Gilly of the Goatskin.The King of Ireland's Son|Padraic Colum
So she took a strong needle, and some tough thread, and sewed him up in the goatskin.Russian Fairy Tales|W. R. S. Ralston
Her mother got ready a nice basket of provisions with all sorts of good things, and a goatskin full of wine.The Humour of Homer and Other Essays|Samuel Butler
Wine, grain, everything else, is stored or carried in goatskin bags.
- something made from the hide of a goat, such as leather or a container for wine
- (as modifier)a goatskin rug