Fulani Straw Hat - Medium

Fulani Straw Hat - Medium

Availability: 23 in stock
SKU: C-A047
Packing Weight : 0.75 lb(s)
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Price $13.95 $11.63
The trademark hat of the Fulani people of West Africa. The red material and the tassels are leather, the tan material is straw, and it is further decorated with hand made cloth items. The Fulani are migrant cattle herders found throughout West Africa. This hat is one of the few things that is common to the tribe throughout a broad expanse of 'West Africa. A true collectors item, and a work of great cultural significance. 12"-15" diameter. Hats are pressed in for shipping by default. If you want the hat tho 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. Made in Mali or Burkino Faso. C-A047
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Love the hat!!! Only wish I…
Love the hat!!! Only wish I had ordered the larger one.
From: Geraldine | Date: 12/14/2013 1:59 PM
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I like the hat, however I h…
I like the hat, however I have purchased the same hat many years ago, in a large size, the hat that  I received was a lot smaller.  Where I live is 115*, and every inch matters to me.
From: rene | Date: 7/11/2013 1:53 AM
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I absolutely love this hat!…
I absolutely love this hat! I purchased it to wear in an international fashion show, since I have West African ancestry.  I plan to display it at home as well.
From: Kim | Date: 4/17/2013 11:32 AM
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Love this hat! Being compre…
Love this hat! Being compressed for shipping was not a problem at all. Using for decor...hanging n an armoire.
From: Michael | Date: 1/29/2012 3:50 AM
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This hat is great. It keeps…
This hat is great. It keeps the sun of my head and it looks amazing.
From: Collin | Date: 2/14/2010 5:00 AM
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