This is the real McCoy! Don’t get fooled by cheap knock – offs, the authentic surplus US Navy sailor cap ( or ‘ Dixie Cup ‘ as it is commonly referred to by service members ) is constructed of a heavy weight canvas for a perfect, sharp look. We have managed to get our hands on these phenomenal Brand New ( never issued! ) surplus sailor hats. These hats sell like crazy in our Buffalo area / Western New York army navy store location because people are absolutely in love with this authentic US Navy product! Whether you need one for your uniform, are looking to recreate a friend or family member’s uniform to authentic US Navy regulations, want to add one to your sailor costume or are doing some Popeye cosplay – this authentic surplus US Navy sailor cap is for you!