Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Kersey

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6641

\kәr-zē\ n [ME, fr. Kersey, England] (14c) A heavily milled woolen fabric having a high lustrous nap and a “grainy” face, kersey is frequently used in overcoats.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA