Made from heavy off white canvas, inside seams are finished but the outer edge of rim is left raw The tall crown traps air and helps keep the wearer cool.
The shape of this hat has been spotted generally from Mexico to France for centuries on the heads of peasants toiling in the fields under the midday sun.
Although it might get marked or battered it only increases in character and tells a story of sunny days being tossed in the sea, buried in the sand or recovered from a corn field.
Size: Medium or 62cm inside rim, should fit 57cm head measurement with room for comfort. Other sizes made to order.