Beaver Hats

BEAVER HATS
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Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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  • Beaver (Castor) — An overcoating cloth with one face sheared, heavily milled and nap raised finish. It has a soft handle, and made of fine grade wool as an imitation of beaver s fur. Now used for making hats, uniforms, etc. Two warps and two wefts are used of good …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Beaver hat — In much of Europe during the period 1550 1850, hats made of felted beaver fur were fashionable. The soft, yet resilient material could be easily combed to make a variety of hat shapes including the familiar top hat.The demand for beaver pelts in… …   Wikipedia

  • Beaver — Taxobox name = Beavers fossil range = Late Miocene – Recent image caption = American Beaver image width = 300px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Rodentia familia = Castoridae genus = Castor genus authority = Linnaeus …   Wikipedia

  • Beaver Country Day School — Infobox Private School name = Beaver Country Day School established = 1920 motto = Mente et Manu (With Mind and Hand) religion = None type = Private campus = 17 acres head name = Head of School head = Peter Hutton city = Chestnut Hill state = MA… …   Wikipedia

  • beaver — I UK [ˈbiːvə(r)] / US [ˈbɪvər] noun Word forms beaver : singular beaver plural beavers 1) [countable] a small North American animal that has a wide flat tail and thick fur. Beavers cut down trees with their teeth and build dams (= walls) across… …   English dictionary

  • beaver — bea|ver1 [ bivər ] noun 1. ) count a small North American animal that has a wide flat tail and thick fur. Beavers cut down trees with their teeth and build DAMS (=walls) across streams. 2. ) uncount the fur of a beaver, used for making clothes… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • North American Beaver — Castor canadensis Conservation status Least Concern ( …   Wikipedia

  • Cock Up Your Beaver — Various types of beaver hats Cock Up Your Beaver is a song and poem by Robert Burns, written in 1792.[1] It was based on an older song, published as Johnny, cock up thy Beaver . It is widely claimed that this is found in The Dancing Master , a… …   Wikipedia

  • List of hats and headgear — This is an incomplete list of hats and headgear (that is, anything worn on the head), both modern and historical.HatsCaps and hats commonly worn today* balmoral * baseball cap * beanie or skully * beret * boonie hat * Borsalino * bucket hat also… …   Wikipedia

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