Museum excavation, 1918-1919. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1919. Brought from Luxor to New York and 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. 29, p. 30.