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The Abbe Museum Shop

Abbe : Shop
Abbe Museum Shop Item 1 Butterfly Spoon Drum Jewelry George Neptune Baskets Birch Bark Basket
Abbe Shop Sign

The Abbe Museum Shop features authentic Native American baskets, carvings, jewelry and other art forms by Micmac, Maliseet, Penobscot and Passamaquoddy artists of Maine and the Maritimes. We also carry works by Maine artists and other Maine-made products.


We make every effort to maintain current inventory, however
it is possible that a one-of-a-kind item on this site may have already sold.


Please contact Jill Sawyer, Advancement & Gallery Associate, by email at or call (207) 288-3519, for information on specific artworks.


Scroll to the bottom of this page for details about our new Fellowship Program!


Quick LInks to Shop Items

Gallery of Basketry, Birchbark & More >

Books and Media >

Jewelry >

Abbe Museum Exclusives >

Exhibit Souvenirs >

For the Home >


Our purchasing priority for the Shop is Wabanaki-made products and we strive to represent Native-owned businesses whenever we can. If you are interested in becoming one of our vendors, please contact Jill Sawyer at the above email address and set up an appointment.


In particular, we are looking for basketry, birch bark work, wood work and carvings, traditional and contemporary beadwork and jewelry, fabric work/textiles, holistic/health/beauty products, recorded music (CD format), and wall and home décor style art. Please note that items should be crafted of quality materials, i.e. no dyed feathers, plastic, base metals, etc. Books and other publications are subject to review.


Many times during the course of the year we travel to Maine's Native communities and purchase for the shop. Be sure to check back often as we will post information about our next buying trip here.


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Information for Vendors and Artists

Vendor Information: Some tips for vendors working with the Abbe Shop >

Abbe Museum Shop Artist Information Form >

Consignment Agreement >



Artist Fellowship Letter >

Fellowship Application (PDF) >

Fellowship Application (Word) >

Dial: (207) 288-3519


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