Until 1986, collection of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, New York; acquired by the Museum in 1986, gift of Martin and Sarah Cherkasky, New York.
Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 117 (Jul. 1,1986 - Jun. 30, 1987), p. 16.
Gorelick, Leonard, and A. John Gwinnett. 1996. "Innovative Methods in the Manufacture of Sasanian Seals." Iran 34, p. 83.