Purchased from Sayyid Pasha Khashaba by J. Pierpont Morgan and donated to the Museum, 1912.
Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 321-322, fig. 209.