Formerly Amherst Collection. Acquired by the Museum at the Amherst sale (Sotheby, Wilkinson and Hodge, cat. no. 902), 1921.
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. 22.