Excavated by the Harvard-Boston MFA Excavations at Giza, 1912. Allotted to the MFA by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Purchased by the Museum from the MFA, 1937.
Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 119, fig. 73.