Acquired by the Museum in 1974, purchased from Peter Sharrer, Ancient Art Inc., Ridgewood, NJ.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 105 (Jul. 1,1974 - Jun. 30, 1975), p. 42.
Imai, Ayako. 1983. The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Selections from the Collection of the Ancient Near East Department, exh. cat. Tokyo: Chunichi Shimbun, no. 141.