1) The tanned skin of a doe, that is the female fallow deer, and some other animals.
1527 Item to Ric’ Richardson a doo skyne dublett, Kirkby Moorside
1556-7 A dooskyn newe dyght, Howdenshire
1616-7 my dooe skinne dublett and my bucke skinn breaches, Knaresborough. The leather was used for clothing and in book-binding.