A simple hat made by sewing together patches of leather made from tanned animal hides. Though inexpensive and easy to wear, it does not offer much in the way of Defense.
Leather Cap (かわのぼうし or 皮の帽子 or 革の帽子, Kawa no Boushi or Kawa no Bōshi?, lit. Leather Hat), also known as Leather Hat, Leather, and Cap, is a recurring light helmet in the series. It is often the weakest light helmet in the games it appears in, providing barely any defense at all and is easily outclassed by other helmets.
A cap made of leather.
A cap made of leather.
Leather Cap is the weakest hat, providing 1 Defense, 1 Magic Defense, -5 Evasion, and 1 Magic Evasion. It it initially equipped on Rosa and Rydia, and can be bought for 100 gil at Kaipo and Agart or dropped from Alligator and Gigas Gator. It can be equipped by everyone except Dark Knight Cecil. In the 3D remakes, it now provides 5 Evasion.
In the Easy Type version, it was renamed to Hat.
Leather Cap returns as the weakest hat, providing the same stats as before. It can be bought for 100 gil at Mysidia, Tomra, Fabul, Eblan, and Kaipo, or dropped from Alligator and Gigas Gator. It can be equipped by everyone.
100% cow leather.
Leather Cap is the weakest hat, providing 1 Defense, 1 Magic Defense, and 1 Weight. It can be bought for 50 gil at Tule, dropped from Goblin, or found at Pirates' Hideout and Wind Shrine. It can be equipped by all jobs.
Lightweight, stitched leather cap.
Leather Hat is the second weakest hat, with the Straw Hat being weaker, and provides 6 Magic Defense as well as teaches the ability Fire. It can be bought for 150 gil at Dali and Black Mage Village (disc 1/2), found in Evil Forest, or stolen from Steiner. It can be equipped by everyone except Steiner and Freya.
Leather Cap is the weakest light helmet, providing 4 Magick Resist, +10 HP and requiring the Light Armor 1 license. It is initially equipped on Reks, Vaan, and Penelo. It can be bought for 100 gil at Rabanastre.
In the Zodiac versions, it is initially equipped on Reks and Vaan, and can now be bought for 100 gil at Rabanastre and Nalbina Fortress. It can be equipped by the Machinist, Monk, Archer, and Shikari.
A hat crafted from tanned leather.
Leather can be bought in Dharm in the Present for 50 GP. It provides 1 defense and 1 magic defense.
Leather Hat is the weakest hat, providing 1 Defense and 1 Magic Defense.
A hat made of a tanned hide. It protects the head, a vital part of the body, from direct impacts and from the changing weather. Actually, its overly simples craftsmanship and lack of durability make it a piece better suited for daily usage rather than the battlefield. However, wearing this hat could make a world of a difference when it comes to enduring the blistering heat or endless downpours.