This kind of Ushanka hat was used long time since WWII and until now by Naval Officers and it is a part of their uniform today. The advantages of this hat is watertight and "all-weather" qualities. Genuine leather and natural black fur reliable protection against all weather conditions, including rain, wind and snow. High quality natural fur is pleasant to the touch and retains excellent appearance for extended wear and the hat made in classic style. Earflaps tied on top, you can fold down, thereby closing the ears and chin for more heat. The hat comes with cocarde badge!