Shawnee Nation 2011 Chief Kish Kallo Wa Five Dollar 1/5 oz Gold Proof Coin

$437.21
Item Id:
10383
Stock:
In Stock
Metal:
Gold
Weight:
1/5 oz
Purity:
0.999
Denomination:
$5
Grade:
Proof

According to McKenney and Hall's "History of the Indian Tribes of North America," in 1836 Chief Kish-kallo-wa was between 85 and 90 years old, still the head of the Shawnee nation and living on the Kansas River. He was “A man of many battles and of great notoriety. He fought his first battle at the age of 17, and made himself conspicuous by his bravery; his family is distinguished; he is one of seven brothers, all renowned warriors.