Rothco's Desert Shemaghs are traditional desert head-wear that are designed to protect the head and neck from sun and sand. These scarves are worn by military personnel worldwide and are used to protect your eyes, nose, and mouth and neck from sand. They also make a great scarf, neck warmer, hand towel, arm sling, and many other uses. Throw one in every pack and you will have a real multi-purpose item! They are made from 100% cotton and measure 42" x 42" and are available in OD Green - Black, and Coyote Brown - Black.