Examples from the Web for ox-hide
He sent for us to his private enclosure, and we sat down on his ox-hide with him and one or two head men.Cetywayo and his White Neighbours|H. Rider Haggard
They present a little salt, and we give a bit of ox-hide, or some other trifle, and then part with mutual good wishes.Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa|David Livingstone
Eumaios was busy making a pair of sandals from an ox-hide, for his own use.
At the side of each tent, a kind of tripod supported quivers, shields of ox-hide, and spears embellished with brilliant plumage.The Human Race|Louis Figuier
The poorer seamen lived for days on the ox-hide strips which protected the masts.Introductory American History|Henry Eldridge Bourne