The following items may be available for sale.
Prices available upon request. See: For Sale or contact Amy


Ho Jo The Bum Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Ho Jo The Bum

#82 Ho Jo The Bum

Ho Jo The Bum is carved on a 1936 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel. He is wearing a hat and sports a 24 karat yellow gold flower in his lapel. Ho Jo is grinning from ear to ear while looking to the side. He is holding a smoking cigarette.   SOLD


Slim Gets A Mac Attack Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Slim Gets A Mac Attack

#81 Slim Gets A Mac Attack

Carved on a 1938 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is Slim the Hobo. Slim is carrying a McDonalds sack lunch on his bindle stick. McD's "M" (Golden Arches) is in 24 karat yellow gold.   SOLD


Oh Poor Nell Hobo Nickel A Woman Bound To Railroad Tracks With Train Approaching - Reverse Of Oh Poor Nell Hobo Nickel

#80 Oh Poor Nell Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1936 Buffalo Nickel is "Oh Poor Nell". Oh Poor Nell is a double sided nickel carving with a Villain / 'Damsel in distress' theme. The obverse features the Villain with a menacing glare. He has great eyes, eyebrows, nose and ear. He is wearing a top hat. Background is relieved and lightly stippled. Reverse features the damsel in distress "Nell." Nell finds herself in a terrible predicament as She is tied to a railroad track with a train approaching.   SOLD


Mr. Monocle Hobo Nickel Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Mr. Monocle Hobo Nickel

#79 Mr. Monocle Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1937 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is Mr. Monocle. Mr. Monocle is a proper, clean shaven gentlemen with a full smile, nice nose and eyes, and is wearing a monocle. He is topped with a derby hat. Background is relieved and stippled.   SOLD


Confederate Virginia Soldier Hobo Nickel Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Confederate Virginia Soldier Hobo Nickel

#78 Confederate Virginia Soldier Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1937 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is a Rebel Soldier. Soldier has full beard and mustache, nice ear, nose and eyes. Soldier is wearing a traditional kepi (cap). The kepi insignia and button is inlaid with 24 karat yellow gold. Background is relieved and lightly stippled. Rim of nickel is engraved "Or Death."   SOLD


Roman Centurion Soldier Hobo Nickel Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Roman Centurion Soldier Hobo Nickel

#77 Roman Centurion Soldier Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1935 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is "Roman Centurion Soldier." This Roman Centurion Soldier has deeply carved facial features, a full beard, and a helmet with plume. Background is relieved and lightly stippled. Coin edge has a decorative border.   SOLD


Denny Hobo Nickel Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Denny Hobo Nickel

#76 Denny Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1937 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is Hobo Nickel #76 "Denny." Denny is a profile carving with full beard and mustache. Deny is wearing a bowler hat. Coin field is smooth.   SOLD


Hobo Stogie Hobo Nickel Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Hobo Stogie Hobo Nickel

#75 Hobo Stogie Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1936 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is Hobo nickel #75 "Hobo Stogie." Stogie has a nicely carved nose, ear, full beard and mustache. He is wearing a derby hat and is puffing on a large stogie cigar. Background is relieved and stippled.   SOLD


The King Engraved Coin Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of The King Engraved Coin

#74 The King Engraved Coin

Carved on a 1937 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is Hobo Nickel #74 "The King." The King has nice facial features, a full beard, and a great expression. The King is wearing a crown inlaid in 24 karat yellow gold. The background is relieved and lightly stippled.   SOLD


Dusty & Digger - Work 4 Food Hobo Nickel Buffalo Nickel - Reverse Of Dusty & Digger - Work 4 Food Hobo Nickel

#73 Dusty & Digger - Work 4 Food Hobo Nickel

Carved on a 1938 Full Horn Buffalo Nickel is #3 in the Dusty & Digger Series "Work 4 Food." Dusty & Digger are carved and sculpted. Background is relieved and stippled. Dusty is holding a sign "Work 4 Food" and Digger is begging. Rim of nickel is engraved with Hobo symbols "good for a handout" and "work found here."

Dusty & Digger Work 4 Food by Amy Armstrong

Hello my name is Dusty and I'm traveling through.
May I ask if you have any odd jobs I can do?
I'm a hard worker and I'll give you a great deal.
I'll trade a day's labor for a good hot meal.
I'll make you an offer you just can't beat.
My dog Digger will entertain you performing tricks for treats!
So, I ask you kind soul to consider my plea.
Do you have any odd jobs for me?   SOLD