The Ossimi is a carpet wool breed found in lower Egypt. It is white with a brown head.
It will often times have a brown neck or brown spots as well. The males are usually
horned as the females polled (hornless). It is a fat-tailed breed.
Mason, I.L. 1996. A World Dictionary of Livestock Breeds, Types and Varieties. Fourth
Edition. C.A.B International. 273 pp.