Excavated by Petrie at Amarna 1891-1892. Acquired by Petrie and Lord Amherst in the division of finds. Sold at the Amherst Sale, London, June 1921, lot 847. Purchased by Kalebjian at Amherst sale and sold to a French collector who sold to Joseph Brummer, ca. 1939. Acquired by Albert Gallatin from executors of the estate of Joseph Brummer ("Joseph Brummer Gallery"), October 1947. Gallatin Collection purchased by the Metropolitan Museum from Mr. Gallatin's estate, 1966.