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Clearly somebody hates journalists who ask questions about the Russian army fighting in Ukraine, and not only in Astrakhan.Violent Assaults on Reporters in Russia Go Unpunished|Anna Nemtsova|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And they may be swaddled in astrakhan when you see them, but not all fashion bloggers have had it easy.
And it was fur of every variety: brushed mohair, alpaca, ponyhair, and astrakhan.Battle of the Giant Furry Mittens: Wang v. Altuzarra|Isabel Wilkinson|February 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He wore a tall brimless Astrakhan hat, with a single precious stone on the front.
She too describes the blue pelisse trimmed with grey astrakhan, which he wore in the winter of 1853 and '54.Robert Louis Stevenson|Margaret Moyes Black
A fabric manufactured from Astrakhan fiber; of a curly, wavy surface applied to a curly faced cloth resembling Astrakhan fleece.Textiles|William H. Dooley
Astrakhan—A woolen or silk material with a long and closely curled pile in imitation of the fur from which it is named.Textiles and Clothing|Kate Heintz Watson
Astrakhan pretends to have a theatre, but I have little to say for it.Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c.|Xavier Hommaire de Hell