Fulani Straw Hat – Large Hat – Large The trademark hat of West Africa’s Fulani people is a serious collector’s item and has great cultural significance. The Fulani take tremendous care with their personal appearance, and this special hat is one of the few things that is common to their people. Now it can be yours as an outstanding home or office display decoration. Handmade in Mali, four lovely handcrafted beads enhance the shape in a warm and elegant design. The soft straw symmetry and impressive 18″ diameter makes this the focal point of any wall.. Hats are pressed in for shipping by default. If you want the hat to be sent to you un-compressed, please mention this in the comments section of your order, and your hat will be packed this way. Oversized shipping means that an uncompressed hat will cost approximately $40. for shipping. Ordering 4+, compressed or not, will incur oversized shipping.