Hand Blown Glass Rummer Of Inauguration Of Franklin D. Roosevelt, c. 1942. Made in England for August S. Vernay, noted expert on fine furniture, for his own fabulous collection and discriminating clients. Acid etched and engraved glass. F.D.R. portrait under an eagle dated 1933 with crossed flags. "FIAT" (May it happen), presidential seal "NEW DEAL" with two birds, repeal of the 18th amendment, 12/7/1933. Around top lip reads "Franklin D. Roosevelt President of the United States of America Inaugurated March 4, 1933. On bottom reads "Asst. Sec. of Navy 1913-1920, Gov. of New York State 1929-1933." On the base it reads "MADE IN ENGLAND, PRESIDENTIAL GLASS, Vernay, 163. 6 1/4 " high.