Arbaccio

ARBACCIO
An Italian-made fabric from Southern Italy, plain or twill weave, and the yarns used are spun from the wool of the Nuoro sheep. The cloth is coarse and used for cheap garments, generally brown in colour.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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  • Arbascio — Same as Arbaccio …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Mioro — The native sheep of Sardinia, from which a coarse wool called arbaccio is obtained …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

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