Hand turned, signed and numbered by artist Brian Butler. This particular hat is turned out of Poplar and has a custom band hand stained in the wood. An added hat band is included, made of brown rope with walnut casings and a Silver Medallion Each hat starts as a 60 to 70 pound hunk of wet wood such as ambrosia maple, chestnut, white oak, birch or beech. Using his lathe he begins turning, reducing the wood to a bowl-shape about 1/8 inch thick. Once the hat is shaped and dried over a period of several days it weighs less than a pound. The brim of this hat is approximately 14" x 13" with a crown depth of 5 1/2". Size 24. Stand not included.