Classic style Ambassador hat expertly crafted by our furriers of luxuriously warm Karakul fur and genuine leather. We use tightly curled sheepskin pelts for their beauty, warmth and softness. This fur is called Karakul or Astrakhan. In antique Karakul fur color with black leather. This style of hat is so named because it was favoured by heads of state such as Winston Churchill and famous Russian, African and Asian politicians.