Black Astrakhan fur (Persian lamb) ambassador hat without the brim, nicknamed pie hat in the Soviet Union, favored by Leonid Brezhnev and other members of the Politburo. Winston Churchill was another prominent political figure to be pictured wearing one at the Yalta Conference in 1945. Handmade by top class hatters of real Karakul, this soft and cozy fur hat with cotton lining will keep your head warm in any weather. Height: 5 3/4 inches (15 cm). Optional foldaway ear flaps (as seen on item of different style) are made of black woolen cloth and partly cover neck as well. Production time: up to 7 business days.