See also:light, pelted skins, the majority of which are used for mats .
See also:Reindeer and other varieties are of little
See also:interest for use other than trophy mats . Thousands are taken for the
See also:trade . Value of
See also:Chinese Is . 2d. to Is . 6d. each .
See also:DoG.—The only
See also:dogs that are used in the fur trade in civilized countries are those imported from
See also:China, which are heavy and coarse, and only used in the cheaper trade, chiefly for rugs . Value 6d. to Is . Doc
See also:WOLF.—See Wolf, below . E RMINE.—SiZe 12 X21 in . Underwool
See also:short and even, with a shade longer top hair . Pelt light and close in texture, and durable .
In the height ofwinter the
See also:colour is pure
See also:white with exception of the tip of tail, which is quite black . Supplies are obtained from
See also:Siberia and
See also:America . Best are from
See also:Ishim in Siberia . Used for cloak linings, stoles, muffs and trimmings, also for embellishment of
See also:British state,
See also:parliamentary and legal robes . When this fur is symmetrically spotted with black Iamb pieces it is styled miniver, in which
See also:form it is used at the
See also:coronation functions of British sovereigns . Value Is . 3d. to 8s . 6d .
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