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Traveling set with glass beaker in case

Maker: Samuel Bardet (German, ca. 1719 –1800, master in 1759)
Date: 1777–79
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Gilded silver, steel, glass, dyed and gold-tooled leather, velvet
Dimensions: Length (Fork [a]): 7 7/8 in. (20 cm); Length (Knife [b]): 9 9/16 in. (24.3 cm); Length (Spoon [c]): 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Length (Marrow spoon [d]): 6 3/16 in. (15.7 cm); Length (Two-prong fork [e]): 9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm); Overall (Spice box [f]): 1 1/4 × 2 15/16 × 2 3/16 in. (3.2 × 7.5 × 5.6 cm); Overall (Egg cup [g]): 1 1/2 × 2 3/8 × 1 3/8 in. (3.8 × 6 × 3.5 cm); Height (Beaker with lid [h, i]): 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); Overall (Box [j]): 2 3/4 × 10 1/8 × 7 7/8 in. (7 × 25.7 × 20 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Gift of The Salgo Trust for Education, New York, in memory of Nicolas M. Salgo, 2010
Accession Number: 2010.110.77a–j

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