Completely underrepresented in the 18th century community is plush fabric. Plush breeches are quite commonly mentioned in many runaway advertisements in the Historic Newspapers. More rare are jackets and coats, very much a working class fabric. Warm with a long nap to help water runoff and insulate the wearer and long lasting. Medium grey. Available by the yard. 60 inches wide.
The Pennsylvania Gazette (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) January 9, 1766