Collection of Lieutenant Commander Henry H. Gorringe (1841-1885), acquired in Egypt in 1879-1980 and brought to New York in July 1880, thence by descent in the family. In storage at the Worcester Art Museum, Massachusetts, 1915-2015. Christie’s New York, 9th December 2015, lot 18.
For related masks of Sarapis, see Achille Adriani, Repertorio d’arte dell’Egitto greco-romano, serie A, vol. 2, 1961, p. 67f., nos 223-227, pl. 102f; and another mask, sold in our New York rooms, 4th December 2018, lot 28. For a comprehensive note on the Gorringe Collection see Christie’s, op.cit.