The raw (skirted) fleece weighed 6 lbs, 11 ounces. I'm still using my dining table with a plastic tablecloth as my fleece sorting station:
I picked out several staples to measure and compare colors. The staples average 5 inches long, with some of the staples along the edges of the fleece around 4 1/2 inches long:
I've sorted out a portion of the flece to wash, and the rest will be put into my raw storage with vacuum-packed plastic storage bags. It is positively dreamy to work with this fleece. Simply beautiful fiber.