1966, excavated as part of the Hasanlu Project sponsored by the University Museum of the University of Pennsylvania, the Archaeological Service of Iran, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art; acquired by the Museum in 1967, as a result of its financial contribution to the excavations.
Muscarella, Oscar W. 1968. "Excavations at Dinkha Tepe, 1966." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 27, p. 196, fig. 24.