A Chickasaw garfish design, first created by Lokosh on a hand drum and later modified for use on the Chickasaw Cultural Center commemorative Pendleton blanket.
Hopaakikaashookano okoshtoatok miya
Hopaakikaashookano okoshtoatok miya - Long ago there was a big flood, they say.
A Chickasaw creation story involving a world-wide flood.
Abokkol-anonka' Fochosh Holba'
Abokkol-anonka' Fochosh Holba' - Wood Duck Effigy
Inspired by a stone wood duck effigy bowl from Moundville, Alabama, this wood duck effigy carving is hollow carved from northern white cedar and painted in oils, with bottom board secured by oxidized copper nails and branded with the maker’s mark.
Collection of Governor Bill Anoatubby, the Chickasaw Nation.