They were clad in scarlet garments lined with pearl grey and vair.
Bartsch interprets the name as vair fils, 'parti-coloured son.'
"Babies oughtn't to be took to the vair," said the young woman in the white frock.
Potent is like vair, but the skins are differently shaped, like thick T's.
Besides the metals and the colours a few furs are used in heraldry; the two most usual of these are Ermine and vair.
His son reverted to the plain shield of vair, or, and gules.
The former is equivalent to vair ancient, the latter to vair en point.
Whether the slipper were of verre or of vair is a matter of no moment.
Unless the colour of the fur is named, vair is always argent and azure.
As Littr says in the article on vair in his Dictionary, a soulier de verre is absurd.