Inscription: Inscription in Arabic in thulth script:
Mrs. George W. Kern, New York (until 1964; gifted to MMA)
New York. Hagop Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery. "Persian Tiles," May 4, 1993–January 2, 1994, no. 2.
Carboni, Stefano, and Tomoko Masuya. Persian Tiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 2, p. 7, ill. (b/w).