Excavated by Theodore M. Davis and Howard Carter in the Valley of the Kings, 1903. Acquired by Davis in the division of finds. Bequeathed to the Museum by Davis, 1915; accessioned, 1930.
Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part II: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 149, p. 151, fig. 83.