Such black Karakul (Persian lamb) "kubanka" hats have been worn throughout the centuries by Russian Cossacks living on the banks of the Kuban River. Handmade by top class furriers of real Astrakhan fur, this cozy fur hat will keep your head warm in any weather. Image shows members of the Imperial Army. Height: approximately 5 1/2 inches (14 cm). Production time: up to 7 business days.