Awesome Hobo Nickel Art That Are Worth Much More Than a Nickel

Awesome Hobo Nickel Art That Are Worth Much More Than a Nickel

Professor Farnsworth coin art by Hobo Nickel Society.

Hobo Nickel "Hobo Puzzle" by Aleksey Saburov.

Hobo Nickel "Hobo Puzzle" by Aleksey Saburov.

A unique collection of awesome and artistically carved US coins, commonly referred to as "Hobo Nickels".

37 Awesome Hobo Nickels

A unique collection of awesome and artistically carved US coins, commonly referred to as "Hobo Nickels".

<b>These nickels certainly don't feature Thomas Jefferson.</b> First carved in 1913, the heyday of hobo nickels was back in the 1930s, used as a way to pass the time during the Great Depression. Some of the original coins still exist today, while the practice itself has survived into modern times; ironically making some nickels worth hundreds of dollars.

38 Impressive "Hobo Nickels"

<b>These nickels certainly don't feature Thomas Jefferson.</b> First carved in 1913, the heyday of hobo nickels was back in the 1930s, used as a way to pass the time during the Great Depression. Some of the original coins still exist today, while the practice itself has survived into modern times; ironically making some nickels worth hundreds of dollars.

JOHN HUGHEY HOBO NICKEL - FREAKY FACE SKULL - 1937 BUFFALO NICKEL

JOHN HUGHEY HOBO NICKEL - FREAKY FACE SKULL - 1937 BUFFALO NICKEL

1936 Hobo Nickel “Last Call” With 18k Gold Inlay by Robert Morris

1936 Hobo Nickel “Last Call” With 18k Gold Inlay by Robert Morris

Hobo Nickel "Night Prowler" Owl by Howard Thomas

Details about Hobo Nickel "Night Prowler" Owl by Howard Thomas

Hobo Nickel "Night Prowler" Owl by Howard Thomas

Hobo Nickel "Weathering The Storm" Coin by Howard Thomas

Details about Hobo Nickel "Weathering The Storm" Coin by Howard Thomas

Hobo Nickel "Weathering The Storm" Coin by Howard Thomas

Hobo Nickel "Train Track Strut" Railroad Coin by Howard Thomas

Details about Hobo Nickel "Train Track Strut" Railroad Coin by Howard Thomas

Hobo Nickel "Train Track Strut" Railroad Coin by Howard Thomas

Uncle Sam S1221 Ike Hobo Nickel Engraved & Colored by Luis A Ortiz

Uncle Sam S1221 Ike Hobo Nickel Engraved & Colored by Luis A Ortiz

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