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Skull Nickels - Hobo Nickels (skull coins, 7 images)> Design and such film…

Paolo 'MrThe' Curcio....Pop Skull

Hobo Nickel " Pushed Skull" by mrthe OOAK Pushed High relief skull carving

"Skull Bones" Hobo Nickel 1980 on 20 Belgian Francs by Paul Holbrecht | eBay

Skull bones Hobo nickel 1980 on 20 Belgian francs by Paul Holbrecht

Tattoo inspiration... Paolo 'MrThe' Curcio - Skulls Scrolls

☆ Hobo Nickel © 2013 by mrthe ☆would love this as a tattoo

Hobo Nickel 'First Skull' Carved on A 1924 Buffalo Nickel | eBay

Hobo nickel 'First Skull' carved on a 1924 buffalo nickel

Hobo Nickel 'First Skull' Carved on A 1924 Buffalo Nickel | eBay

Coin collectors today consider the hobo nickel a numismatic treasure, a tribute to long- forgotten folk artists who often literally carved for their supper. The Buffalo nickel debuted in 1913, but it wasn’t until the Great Depression struck that hobo nickel carving reached its peak. During this period, buffalo nickels were the most common nickels in circulation.

The term “Hobo Nickel” describes any small-denomination coin (though, normally soft nickels) that people carve to create miniature reliefs

Metta Metalworks — Hobo Nickel Ring

Hobo Nickel Ring from Metta Metalworks, now featured on Fab.

I didn't even know these existed until I found it on etsy. I want an original SOOO bad.

I didn't even know these existed until I found it on etsy. I want an original SOOO bad.

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