Art Deco, 1920s Flapper Hat, Cloche Silk Flowers and Jewels. This is an amazing Art Deco, 1920s cloche hat. It is so elegant! This hat is made of fine, tightly woven rows of silk braid in a deep peach color. The hat has a crown of pink and peach colored flowers caught with a large rhinestone, jewel set, metal ornament. There are silk fuzzy flower centers in the largest of the flowers near the jewels.
Cocktail cloche Department Store: Frederick Loeser & Company Date: ca. 1923 Culture: American Medium: Horsehair, silk, synthetic Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art