Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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M. and H. Horinsky

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of 32a Grosvenor Street, London, W1. Telephone: Mayfair 5008-9. Cables: "Krimatex, Wesdo, London"

  • 1947 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Women's Classic Tailormade Sports and Travel Coats in Finest Quality Camelhair, Alpaca, Cashmere, Handwoven Irish and Scotch Tweeds; Specialists in Sheepswool, Alpaca, Astrachan**, Mohair, Curl and Pile Fur Fabric Coats. (Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand No. 221) [1]
  • Note: **
    • Astrachan - 1. A fur of young lambs, with lustrous, closely curled wool, from Astrakhan, on the Caspian Sea; 2. Also called astrakhan cloth - a fabric with curled pile resembling astrakhan fur. [2]

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  1. 1947 British Industries Fair p139
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