Brand New Chinese Bamboo Coolie Hat Size: APPROX 16" IN DIA AND 9" TALL POINTED BAMBOO COOLIE CHINESE JAPANESE COSTUME HAT This classic coolie hat can be worn for casual outdoor events such as vacation trips, trips to the beach, pool parties, and Halloween parties. Our Chinese Bamboo Coolie Hat includes a conical Asian hat. The traditional cap is sometimes referred to as a rice or paddy hat and is used to protect from the sun and rain. Our Chinese Bamboo Coolie Hat is an ideal accessory for your Vietnam, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, or any other Southeastern Asian inspired costume. It also makes a festive topper for any Asian holiday event such as the Chinese New Year.