Goblet

Object Number: 
1945.406
Date: 
1933
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 17.1 x 8.3 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on bowl; "SUCCESS/ TO/ REPEAL" and "1933" printed: underside of base; "REPEAL GLASS/ Vernay/ MADE IN ENGLAND"
Description: 
Colorless blown lead-glass goblet; cup-shaped bowl joined by wafer to hollow globe containing blue glass lamp-work bird joined by a wafer to pedestal base with pontil mark; engraved on bowl, "SUCCESS TO REPEAL" and "1933."
Gallery Label: 
The 18th Amendment to the Constitution, Prohibition, was repealed by the passage of the 21st Amendment in 1933.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group