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Object Name: Goblet
Date: 1933
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 6 5/8 in. × 3 7/8 in. (16.8 × 9.8 cm)
Place made: United States
Description: Colorless blown lead-glass goblet; bucket-shaped bowl joined by inverted baluster knop and pedestal base with pontil mark; engraved on one side of bowl an eagle and two birds above a domed building superimposed on a ring of stars; engraved on the other side inscription "REPEAL OF THE 18TH AMENDMENT 1933."
Credit Line: Gift of Gilbert Bergen
Object Number: 1973.34b
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Marks: Engraved on bowl; "REPEAL OF THE / 18TH / AMENDMENT / 1933"; printed underside of base; "REPEAL GLASS / VERNAY / MADE IN ENGLAND"

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The 18th Amendment to the Constitution, Prohibition, was repealed by the passage of the 21st Amendment in 1933.