Inscription: Arabic; translation: "His Excellency, the High, the King, the Governor, the High, the King".
Edward C. Moore, New York (until d. 1891; bequeathed to MMA)
Aanavi, Don. "Western Islamic Art." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin vol. 27, no. 3 (November 1968). pp. 200-201, ill. p. 201 (b/w).