Formerly Carnarvon collection. Purchased by the Museum from Almina, Countess of Carnarvon with funds from Edward S. Harkness, 1926. Previously excavated by Flinders Petrie and Howard Carter for Lord Amherst at Amarna, 1891-92. Received in the division of finds by Lord Amherst. Purchased by Carnarvon at the Amherst sale, 1921.