Offered here for sale :a fine, genuine, vintage circa 1940s American Indian made art pottery vase with carved and glazed Deco geometric decoration hand crafted and signed by Ella Irving at the Pine Ridge Pottery of South Dakota. Age : probably circa 1940. Condition : Very Good, some minor wear, scratches and expected minor firing flaws. There isome slight discoloration under the glaze, visible in the lighter panel area and on the rim. This may be either from moisture stains or flaws or impurities in the original glazing process . Size : measures about 3-1/2 inches tall by 3-3/4 inches wide across the middle. Marks/Signatures : hand incised marks on bottom read, " Pine Ridge E. Woody Sioux Indian " with the symbol of a tree and hill . Other Details : The artist / potter of this piece, Ella Irving is said to have marked her pieces " Woody " between the years 1939 and 1942, when she was using her married name. TERMS:~~ INTERNATIONAL AND OVERSEASE BIDDERS SHOULD CONTACT US BEFORE BIDDING TO ASCERTAIN ANY COUNTRY SPECIFIC CONDITIONS FOR SHIPPING AND CUSTOMS! Free shipping offer applies only to CONTINENTAL US zip code addresses. We accept as primary means of PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED WITHIN 7 DAYS OF LISTINGS END. We use USPS ONLY for all shipping. Please ask all questions before bidding and buying, since all of our vintage and antique items are used and sold in "as is" condition. Fourteen day return option available if item not as described. By buying you agree to these above terms and conditions. Thank you for visiting and PLEASE SEE our other listings for more fine, interesting and unusual things!