Inscription: In Persian; under side of the base: traces of inscription can be seen (M.N. Gandhi, August 1970).
Robert W. and Lockwood De Forest, New York (until 1919; gifted to MMA)
"Masterpieces from The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York." In The Arts of Islam. Berlin, 1981. no. 134, pp. 312-313, ill. p. 313 (b/w).