1) This sometimes described a dark colour, but more commonly it referred to a dark and expensive woollen cloth used for items of clothing.
1485 una toga de pewyke furrata cum shankes, xiijs, Ripon
1486 To my cousin ... a fyne blak puke bonet, nekked, Beverley
c.1537 a gowne of pewke, furred with blak cony, Halifax
1561 to the said Nicholes my cote of black puke, Leeds.