Black or gray lamb fur from a Russian city in the Volga River Delta is an example of Astrakhan.
- a loosely curled fur, a kind of karakul, made from the pelt of very young lambs originally bred near Astrakhan
- a wool fabric with a pile cut and curled to look like this
- See karakul.
- A fabric with a curly looped pile, made to resemble karakul.
Named from the Central-Asian city and oblast Astrakhan.