pigskin

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pigskin

1. leather made of this skin
2. US and Canadian informal a football
3. made of pigskin
References in classic literature ?
Moving slowly outward upon the two branches Tarzan swung Numa out so that he could not reach the bole of the tree with his raking talons, then he made the rope fast after drawing the lion clear of the ground, dropped his five pigskin sacks to earth and leaped down himself.
Sancho Panza, who also regarded the amendment of his master as miraculous, begged him to give him what was left in the pigskin, which was no small quantity.
He drew out of his breast pocket a new pigskin pocket-book.