Overall: 6 5/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 16.8 x 9.8 cm )
engraved: on bowl; "REPEAL OF THE/ 18TH/ AMENDMENT/ 1933" printed: underside of base; "REPEAL GLASS/ VERNAY/ MADE IN ENGLAND"
Colorless blown lead-glass goblet; bucket-shaped bowl joined by inverted baluster knop to pedestal base with pontil mark; engraved on one side of bowl an eagle above 2 birds above a domed building all superimposed on a ring of stars, on the other side the inscription "REPEAL OF THE 18TH AMENDMENT 1933."
The 18th Amendment to the Constitution, Prohibition, was repealed by the passage of the 21st Amendment in 1933.
Gift of Gilbert Bergen
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