Inscription: Arabic; translation: "Glory" (around body upside down in kufic script, four times; by HMcA)
Marking: -Sticker, interior: To Horace/from Mother/March 19 1917(?)
Thomas B. Clarke, New York (until 1917); Clarke sale, Anderson Galleries, New York, January 3–6, 1917, lot 610; H. O. Havemeyer Collection, New York (until 1948; gifted to MMA)
Jenkins-Madina, Marilyn. "Ceramics of Ayyubid Syria." In Raqqa Revisited. New York; New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006. pp. 130, 167, 168, ill. MMA15 (color), p. 174.