Etow Oh Koam ‘King of the River Nation’

Portrait of Etow Oh Koam. Image includes painting and frame.

Christianized ‘Nicholas’, his dodem is the tortoise. He carries a club in his hand and a sword at his waist. There is very little information about what happened to Etow Oh Koam after he returned to North America.

John Verelst (circa 1648-1734)
c. 1710
© Library and Archives Canada / Portrait Gallery of Canada

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