Collection of Worthington Hammersley Southwick, New York; [Julius Carlebach Gallery, New York, until 1949]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1949, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978
Mead, Margaret. "An Importing Culture." In The Mountain Arapesh. Vol. vol. 1. New York: American Museum of Natural History, 1938, p. 201.
Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 154.
Kjellgren, Eric. Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007, 50, 90.
Kjellgren, Eric. How to Read Oceanic Art. How to Read 3. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014, p. 36.