Inscription: Arabic inscription around the neck in naskhi script:
الدولة و الیمن و السعادة وا
Large inscription in Arabic on the body in naskhi script:
دام العز و الظفر ا واقبال [لصا]حبه
[ Khalil Rabenou, New York, until 1960; sold to MMA]
Asia Society. "Iranian Ceramics," May 3, 1963–September 12, 1963, no. 44.
Wilkinson, Charles K. Iranian Ceramics. New York: Asia House Gallery, 1963. no. 44, p. 126, ill. pl. 44 (b/w).
Tabbaa, Yasser. "Bronze Shapes in Iranian Ceramics of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries." Muqarnas vol. 4 (1987). p. 102, ill. fig. 11 (b/w).