[By early 1960s, Habib Anavian, New York]; early 1960s, purchased by Ernest Erickson from Habib Anavian, New York; 1962-1988, on loan to the Museum; acquired by the Museum in 1988, gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, New York.
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Wilkinson, Charles K. 1965. "Art of the Marlik Culture." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 24 (3), p. 104.