Acquired by the Museum in 1996, purchased from F. Yazdani, London.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 127 (Jul. 1,1996 - Jun. 30, 1997), p. 7.
Aruz, J. 2002. "Power and Protection: A Little Proto-Elamite Silver Bull Pendant." In E. Ehrenberg (ed.), Leaving No Stones Unturned. Essays on the Ancient Near East and Egypt in Honor of Donald P. Hansen. Winona Lake, Indiana: Eisenbrauns, pp. 1-14.