2022 Boreray Fleece from Kelly

Price
£7.20
Description

Kelly's fleece is mainly cream but has some pink and reddish highlights, particularly along the spine. The staple is quite long for a Boreray. It is quite hairy and has a small cotted patch on the shoulders. The lanolin is quite thick at the base.

ID
#465
Breed
Colour
Cream with red tones
Staple
13-15cm
Weight
860g
Collected
June 2022
Method
Rooed (Plucked)
State
One Piece
Skirted
Yes
Cotting
Partially (see notes)
Marks
No paint / spray marks
Chemicals
Never Treated
Condition
Raw
V.M.
Minimal VM
Notes
Small cotted patch on shoulders and a layer of thick lanolin at the base of the staple.
About the Sheep
Picture of sheep
Name
Kelly
Description
Kelly came to live with us from the Isle of Man in February 2020. She was quite wild but has become more friendly over time.
Breed
Sex
Female
Born
2013
Age
Approx. 9 years old
Price
£7.20