Mohair—A shiny fabric of great durability, made from the wool of the Angora goat; used for both men's and women's clothing.
Hair is obtained from the Angora goat, the camel, and alpaca.
The Angora goat, originally from Asia Minor, furnishes the mohair of commerce.
The Angora goat fleece is cut annually and is very valuable.
Silk is produced in large quantities in the vicinity of Brusa and Amasia, and mohair from the Angora goat all over the plateau.
I remember one day we visited what had been the headquarters of the merchants of tiftik, the hair of the Angora goat.
All in all, the Angora goat is the healthiest of domestic animals.
Alpaca and Mohair are classed as wools, but the former is produced by the Alpaca goat and the latter by the Angora goat.
Before we consider the migrations of the Angora goat, we will investigate the physical conditions of their native province.
The Angora goat is another noted variety—esteemed for its fine silky hair.