Frozen Charlotte Doll Pottery Vintage Art Deco c1920.

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Cute & charming vintage frozen Charlotte doll in pottery dating from the Art Deco period.
Frozen Charlotte is a name used to describe a specific form of china doll made from c. 1850 to c. 1920. The dolls had substantial popularity during the Victorian period. The name of the doll originates from the America folk ballard Fair Charlotte, based on the poem "A Corpse Going to a Ball" by Seba Smith, which tells of a young girl called Charlotte who refused to wrap up warmly to go on a sleigh ride because she did not want to cover up her pretty dress; she froze to death during the journey.
The doll is in great condition please see the pictures.
Size 2.7 x 1.4 x 1.0 cm or 1.0 x 0.5 x 0.4 inches.
Weight 1.9 grams or 1.18 penny weight.

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