The NRS Braided Rawhide Reata Ranch Rope is handmade with 4 precisely cut rawhide strips braided together. Offers exceptional strength and durability in the original style. Traditionally used by Spanish and Mexican vaqueros, these reatas are the original rope used by cowboys. The craft of braiding a reata is one that has been passed on from one generation to the next and is quickly becoming an endangered art and skill. Size: 5/16" Approx. 60' .