French Pith Helmet

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 French Pith Helmet 


The pith helmet was associated with colonial and Foreign Service history.

Made from trees grown in the northern part of Vietnam. The material can sustain heavy sunlight as well as rain. When wet the French pith helmet may become a bit softer, but then dries to its original state. The Vietnamese learned the art of pith helmet manufacturing a hundred years ago from the French during their occupation. 

  • Size: Adjustable Velcro-style ends on cotton covered sweatband.
  • Cotton Lining
  • Lightweight
  • One size fits all
  • Colour: Khaki sand

Use as a display or wear for fancy dress pith helmet