An excellent quality of pure badger hair harvested from the Badger pelt. Darker in color, a bit firmer bristle that creates a great lather. Badger Hair has been used for centuries to make the best shaving brushes. The bristles are hand selected and hand filled. Badger hair absorbs water and is the standard for applying the most comfortable, moist and penetrating lather. Has a 20.5mm base and is about 68mm high.