from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fur, or perhaps a furry cloth, first mentioned as used for trimming garments.
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-- Item, one long gown of tawny velvet, furred with pampilion [an unknown species of fur], and guarded with white lace, 66 pounds, 13 shillings, 4 pence. '
Well, never mind; 'tis now done -- and furred with pampilion [an unknown species of fur].