This piece was inspired by the endearing performer known as Schlitze. Born in 1901 with a condition known as microcephaly he was able to gain fame under Barnum and Bailey circus among other circus companies of the early 20th century. Known as a lovable and kind person, he lived until 1971. He perfomed at sideshows for most of his life and was also known to love to be in the company of people and dance.
This piece stands 4.5"/11.5cm and can be used as a vase or hold liquid.