Acoma pottery Vase.
It is approx 7 1/2" tall with a 4 1/2" in diameter rim.
It has a polychrome geometric design around the base.
The top portion of the vase is corrugated all around.
This vessel is thick walled and is a little off center.
There is a hairline crack that extends 4" down from the rim which can only be seen upon close inspection.
There is a nick on the inside lip of the rim.
It is marked "Acoma NM" on the bottom.
It is 10" in diameter and approx 2" tall.
I believe it's woven sweetgrass.
The tag that came with the basket states the origin of the basket to be from Maine by the Micmac or other tribe (cant make out the name).
Similar looking basket online was made from the Wanabaki or Penobscot tribe.
Some color fading to the basket otherwise great condition.
Possibly a sewing basket.
There is a silver painted number on the bottom of the basket.
It is 5" tall and 7" in diameter.
Signed L Vallo on the bottom.
It is 4 1/2" tall.
There are four children listening to the storyteller.
Signed HR on the bottom.
It is 5 1/2" tall.
Some paint wear.
Small flake chip to her nose, edge of papoose and side of girl's head.
The bottom is signed by Melesia Toya Jemez Pue, NM.