Hobo Nickels



A whole underworld that I had never even fathomed- Hobo Nickels are nickels that have been carved out.

An intro to hobo nickels at the OHNS (Original Hobo Nickel Society)

[Ed: These dudes are theAAOG’s of hobo-nickeling, accept no substitutes!]


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Posted: August 24th, 2006
at 10:03am by Koookiecrumbles

Categories: art

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  3. i have a 1913 hobo nickel a must see- listed on e-bay as 1913 f hobo nickel


    16 Mar 08 at 5:55 pm



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