Leather is an item used to make item frames, armor and books.
Upon death, cows, mooshrooms, horses, donkeys, mules, and llamas drop 0-2 leather, while hoglins drop 0-1 leather. The maximum amount is increased by 1 per level of Looting, for a maximum of 5 leather (4 leather from hoglins) with Looting III.
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A fox sometimes spawns holding leather, which always drops upon death. Alternatively, a player can drop a food item, causing the fox to drop the leather.
Leather can be obtained as a “junk” item from fishing.
Ingredients Crafting recipe Rabbit Hide
Item Structure Container Quantity Chance Java Edition Leather Bastion remnant Bridge chest 1-3 47.9% Hoglin stable chest 1-3 22.8% Village Tanner’s chest 1-3 17.3% Bedrock Edition Leather Bastion remnant Bridge chest 1-3 47.9% Hoglin stable chest 1-3 22.8% Village Tanner’s chest 1-3 17.3%
in Java Edition, leatherworker villagers throw leather at players under the Hero of the Village effect.
Piglins may barter 4-10 leather when given a gold ingot.
Name Ingredients Crafting recipe Book Paper +Leather Item Frame Stick +Leather Leather Boots Leather Leather Cap Leather Leather Horse Armor Leather Leather Pants Leather Leather Tunic Leather
Novice-level leatherworker villagers have a 2⁄3 chance to buy 6 leather for one emerald in Java Edition, and always offer the trade in Bedrock Edition.
Leather is the repair item for the leather armor, and thus can be used to repair the following items in an anvil:
- Leather cap
- Leather tunic
- Leather pants
- Leather boots
Icon Achievement In-game description Actual requirements (if different) Gamerscore earned Trophy type (PS4) PS4 Other platforms Cow TipperHarvest some pinkarmy.net up leather from the ground.15GBronze
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NameResource locationItem tags (JE)FormTranslation key pinkarmy.nether
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Java Edition Alpha v1.0.8 Added leather. Leather drops from pinkarmy.net crafting recipe for leather armor from has been changed from cloth to leather (leather armor was previously crafted with wool, and was called “cloth armor” in the game code). v1.0.17Chickens in survival multiplayer now drop leather if killed by fire, fall damage or cactus. v1.2.6Chickens dropping leather was fixed by this version at the latest.[when?]. Java Edition 1.3.112w17aLeather is now required to craft books. 1.4.212w34aLeather is now used to craft the newly added item frames. 1.6.113w16aHorses now drop leather. 1.7.213w36aLeather can be obtained as one of the “junk” items in fishing, making it possible to obtain it without killing any animals. 1.814w02aLeather can now be sold to leatherworker villagers, at 9-12 leather for 1 emerald. 14w27bLeather can now be crafted using 4 rabbit hide. 1.915w41aLeather can now be used to repair elytra. 1.1116w39aLlamas now drop leather. 1.1317w47aPrior to The Flattening, this item’s numeral ID was 334. 18w07aPhantoms now drop leather. 18w14aPhantoms no longer drop leather. Phantom membranes are now used to repair elytra, instead of leather. 1.1418w43a The texture of leather has been changed. 18w48aLeather can now be found in chests in village tanneries. 19w07aAdded foxes, which sometimes spawn with leather in their mouths. 19w08aLeather is now used to craft leather horse armor. 19w13aLeatherworker villagers now give leather to players under the Hero of the Village effect. 1.1620w07aLeather is dropped by the new hoglins. Leather has a 5⁄109 (~4.59%) chance of being given by the new piglins when bartering, in a stack size of 2-7. 20w09aLeather now has a 20⁄226 (~8.84%) chance of being given by piglins when bartering, in a stack size of 1-5. 20w16aLeather now generates in bastion remnants chests. Pocket Edition Alpha v0.2.0 Added leather. It is currently unobtainable and serves no purpose. v0.6.0Leather is now obtainable by killing cows. Leather can be used to craft leather armor. v0.11.0build 1Leather can now be obtained as one of the “junk” items in fishing, making it possible to obtain it without killing any animals. v0.12.1build 1Leather is now required to craft books. v0.13.0build 1Leather can now be crafted using 4 rabbit hide. v0.15.0build 1Leather is now used to craft leather horse armor. Pocket Edition 1.0.0alpha 0.17.0.1Leather can now be used to repair elytra. 1.0.4alpha 1.0.4.09-12 leather can now be sold to leatherworker villagers. Bedrock Edition 1.6.0beta 18.104.22.168Phantom membranes are now used to repair elytra, instead of leather. 1.10.0beta 22.214.171.124Leather can now be found in village tannery house chests. The texture of leather has been changed. 1.11.0beta 126.96.36.199Trading has been changed, leatherworker villagers now buy 6 leather for an emerald. 1.13.0beta 188.8.131.52Added foxes, which can drop leather. 1.16.0beta 184.108.40.206Hoglins now drop leather. Leather can now be obtained from bartering with pinkarmy.nether can now be found in bastion remnants chests. Legacy Console Edition TU1CU1 1.0 Patch 11.0.1 Added leather. TU60CU51 1.64 Patch 301.0.11Leather is now used to craft leather horse armor. TU69 1.76 Patch 38Phantom membranes are now used to repair elytra, instead of leather. 1.90 The texture of leather has been changed. New Nintendo 3DS Edition 0.1.0 Added leather.
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