1933–34, excavated by J.M. Upton, W. Hauser and C.K. Wilkinson on behalf of The Persian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1934, ceded in the division of finds.
Upton, J.M. 1934. "The Persian Expedition, 1933-1934," The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 29 (12), December 1934, fig. 18.
Whitcomb, Donald S. 1985. Before the Roses and Nightingales: Excavations at Qasr-i Abu Nasr, Old Shiraz, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 130-131, fig. 48i.