Product DescriptionThe Dagestani hat - lambskin cap. In ancient times, the Slavs called the hat "the hood", the modern name came into use later, as well as truhelka or Kabardinka, they are associated with the names of the Caucasian peoples of papagou, trukhmanov and Kabardins. The Cossacks are wearing hats of different styles: low - flat top or high - top with cone. Don Cossacks and the Cossacks in XVI-XVII centuries was supplying hats cloth cuff, fell on its side as a wedge, it could put a steel frame or other solid object to protect the head from draughts blows. Papakha is also an element of clothing of the Cossacks across Russia. Adapted it from the mountaineers of the North Caucasus. In the Russian army - since the mid-nineteenth century. The hat was the headgear of the troops of the Caucasian corps and all Cossack troops, 1875 - also units stationed in Siberia, and from 1913 - winter headdress of the whole army. For the war of the hats was sewn from the fur of a sheep, wolf and bear, as only this fur to soften the hit checkers, due to its peculiarities. The officers and podgornij (ensign Cossack troops) in dress uniform clothing cap hats at the seams (criss-cross and lower seam) were trimmed with narrow silver braid bitium, width 1.2 cm The hat was stitched with icons and written by a child protective prayers. There is also a custom to sew on caps and hats awards - plaques with the inscription, for which he was awarded the regiment, this increased spiritual value of the headdress. For a top hat Cossacks put valuable papers and orders. Safer places was not to lose a papakha Cossack could head.
- Universal size (54-60). There is a strap to adjust the size.
- Made of natural sheep.
- Please note that our papaha have a tiny specific smell, which is normal for sheep fur not affected by industrial chemicals (natural sheepskin is known for its health benefits)
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The Dagestani hat — lambskin cap