"Angora muffs. - These muffs are made with the Beard of goats from Angora, the country where these animals have been for a long time, silky and overall very white; that which is used for men's muffs is of a great beauty. The price is 120 or 100 livres. One has them even for 4 louis or 84 livres."
Notice de l'Almanach sous verre, 1786
* Cherubino is the flirtatious page of Count Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro.