camelhair


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Synonyms for camelhair

a soft tan cloth made with the hair of a camel

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From wool to polyester to cotton to camelhair, if Shultis can pierce it with a needle, she can make a rug out of it.
Suede boots, and a loose, short, shapeless, not very clean camelhair coat--or would it be called duffle?
Clad in a camelhair coat, Iain Duncan Smith, the little-known leader of the Conservative Party, steps gingerly down the steps of the number 19 bus followed by a scrum of school pupils, all screeching in a language unfamiliar to his pink ears.
The test sample was applied thinly to the experimental bird's bare skin using camelhair brush.
No fat cigar, no thick gold bracelets, no camelhair coat.
This passage quotes a "certain Chinese encyclopedia" in which it is written that "animals are divided into: (a) belonging to the Emperor, (b) embalmed, (c) tame, (d) sucking pigs, (e) sirens, (f) fabulous, (g) stray dogs, (h) included in the present classification, (i) frenzied, (j) innumerable, (k) drawn with very fine camelhair brush, (1) et cetera, (m) having just broken the water pitcher, (n) that from a long way off look like flies.
a) those that belong to the emperor, b) embalmed one, c) those that are trained, d) suckling pigs, e) mermaids, f) fabulous ones, g) stray dogs, h) those that are included in this classification, i) those that tremble as if they were mad, j) innumerable ones, k) those drawn with a very fine camelhair brush, l) others, m) those that have just broken a flower vase, n) those that resemble flies from a distance.
Al Davis, two scamps passing in the night - one in a camelhair coat, the other in a jump suit.
In the preface to his "archeology," The Order of Things, Michel Foucault tells us that that book was inspired by a passage in Borges, in which the entry in a Chinese encyclopedia under Animals divided them into the following categories: "(a) belonging to the Emperor, (b) embalmed, (c) tame, (d) sucking pigs, (e) sirens, (f) fabulous, (g) stray dogs, (h) included in the present classification, (i) frenzied, (j) innumerable, (k) drawn with a very fine camelhair brush, (l) et cetera, (m) having just broken the water pitcher, (n) that from a long way off looks like flies" (xv).
Identified in ArtDaily as one of the three most significant collections of antique Persian Rugs to come to market this century, the 180-rug trove includes 18 highly sought after undyed camelhair rugs, dating to circa 1825 and six extremely rare Persian Motasham Kashans rugs from the first half of the 19th century.
1875), which is an inspiring technical feat in palace-size dimensions (14-10 x 22) and a folkloric Persian Bakshaish Camelhair (ca.
A second quarter of the 19th century Bakshaish "Garden of Paradise" carpet with a rare camelhair field, and
Winitz, who founded Claremont Rug Company in 1980, said that he had received "eight serious" calls about the $200,000, 175-year-old Bakshaish Camelhair pictured in the announcement of the exhibit.