Hobo Nickel “Proud To Be An American” Eagle by Howard Thomas OHNS


“This is a 1934 carved Buffalo nickel. This one is an eagle he calls “Proud To Be An American”. This is carved using a combination of relief carving and bulino. There are several pictures of this one at different angles to show the depth of the carving. It is signed on the back. Take a look! Click for more →

Hobo Nickel “Ormarr the Dragon” – by Andy Gonzales OOAK


“My latest coin features a mythical dragon in attack mode. The rendering features delicate shading and highlighted areas that catch the light as the coin is turned. Please view the photos and do feel free to contact me with any questions or comments.

I take private commissions. Contact me if you’re interested in a custom piece.

You are buying direct from the Artist (Andy Gonzales). Click for more →

TWO OLD HOBO Nickels 1936 D Buffalo Nickel Coins


“You are bidding on:
TWO HAND CARVED Coins

(2) Hobo Nickels
• (1) 1936 D
&
• (1) Removed Date

FREE SHIPPING & NO RESERVE

I recently attended a coin show where I came across a dealer selling a bunch of Buffalo Nickels unlike any I had ever seen before. The dealer referred to the carved Buffalo Nickels as Hobo Nickels & proceed to give me a long history lesson, very little of which I retained. In short – I bought all 48 with which he had displayed. Click for more →

Hobo Nickel “Stephanie” by Howard Thomas OHNS


“This is a 1936 carved Buffalo nickel. This one is a lovely girl he calls “Stephanie”. This is carved using a combination of relief carving and bulino. There are several pictures of this one at different angles to show the depth of the carving. Click for more →

HAND CARVED 1936 HOBO BUFFALO NICKEL Viking Ship by CS

“HAND CARVED 1936 HOBO BUFFALO NICKEL Viking Ship by CS” Click for more →

1937 Hobo Buffalo Nickel-Hand carved ‘Spock’ Star Trek


“This is a 1937 Buffalo Nickel hand carved to look like ‘Spock’ from Star Trek. Very cool peice. Will not find another one like it!! ” Click for more →

Old US Buffalo HOBO NICKEL “Monkey Design” by Shane Hunter

“Up for bid is one hobo nickel carved with a “Monkey Design” by Shane Hunter.
The hobo nickel is made from a Old US buffalo nickel.
Comes encased in an air-tight capsule and will have a small Certificate of Authenticity by Designer” Click for more →

Groucho Marx Hobo Nickel “You Bet Your Life” – by Andy Gonzales OOAK

“My latest coin features Groucho, one of the more well known of the Marx Brothers. The title is in reference to the game show that he hosted beginning in October of 1947 which was always amusing to watch. Groucho sports a raised 99.9% silver inlaid cigar with a 99.9% Gold ash on the end. Click for more →

HAND CARVED 1937 HOBO BUFFALO NICKEL Griffin/Bird by CS

“HAND CARVED 1937 HOBO BUFFALO NICKEL Griffin/Bird by CS” Click for more →

1936 HOBO NICKEL “the Medieval Helmet” Clear Date HAND CARVED

“You are bidding on:
A 1936 Buffalo Hand Carved Hobo Nickel FREE SHIPPING NR

You are bidding on a hand carved Hobo Nickel.

FREE SHIPPING & NO RESERVE

I recently attended a coin show where I came across a dealer selling a bunch of Buffalo Nickels unlike any I had ever seen before. The dealer referred to the carved Buffalo Nickels as Hobo Nickels & proceed to give me a long history lesson, very little of which I retained. In short – I bought all 48 with which he had displayed. Click for more →

Hobo Nickel “Eastern Screech Owl” Athena’s Owl by Howard Thomas OHNS

“This is a 1927 carved Buffalo nickel. This one he calls “Eastern Screech Owl”. We saw one of these little guys sitting out in our backyard a few nights ago! It looks very much like the Athena’s Owl coins of ancient times! This is carved using a combination of relief carving and bulino. There are several pictures of this one at different angles to show the depth of the carving. It is signed on the back. Take a look! Click for more →

1936 buffalo hobo nickel “Homer Simpson” carved by Eric Truitt

“1936 buffalo hobo nickel “Homer Simpson” carved by Eric Truitt ” Click for more →

Hand carved HOBO NICKEL

“Original hand carved HOBO NICKEL. Carved by the late Slim Eddings who was known nationally for his remarkable designs.” Click for more →

Hobo Nickel “Magic Mushroom” by Howard Thomas OHNS


“This is a 1935 carved Buffalo nickel. This one he calls “Magic Mushroom” . This is carved using a combination of relief carving and bulino. There are several pictures of this one at different angles to show the depth of the carving. It is signed on the back. Take a look! Please look closely at the pictures. We try to take the best photos possible and allow big enlargements so you can see exactly what you are getting! All carvings are signed by Howard.” Click for more →

Hobo Nickel “Vanessa” Howard Thomas OHNS


“VANESSA CARVED 6-19-2011 1936-D BUFFALO NICKEL

BY MASTER CARVER: HOWARD THOMAS” Click for more →

Hobo Nickel “Kermit the Frog” – by Andy Gonzales OOAK


“Up for auction is a hand carved hobo nickel that I have entitled “Kermit the Frog”.

My latest coin features Kermit the Frog playing the banjo. Kermit is perched on a bed of flowers that have 24k gold centers and is surrounded by bright cut scrollwork. Please view the photos and do feel free to contact me with any questions or comments.

I take private commissions. Contact me if you’re interested in a custom piece.

You are buying direct from the Artist (Andy Gonzales).

Coin Information:
Artist: Andy Gonzales (OHNS #RM-1145)
Title: Kermit the Frog
Number: 117 Click for more →

HAND CARVED 1936 HOBO BUFFALO NICKEL INDIAN with Feather Head Dress by CS


“Art Carved 1936 Hobo Buffalo Nickel Indian w/Feather Head Dress by CS This is an auction for a buffalo nickel 1936 initialed on the back by the modern carver CS. Shipping USA only The holder is not included.” eBay Link

1914 “Hobo” Buffalo Nickel-Classic Style


“As pictured! Due to the old, classic style, I am told this is a rare item.” Click for more →