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The Fascinating Engraving Process Used to Turn Lincoln’s Penny Profile Into a Skull With Scrolls

Laughing Squid by Lori Dorn

Coin engraver Shaun Hughes demonstrated the fascinating process by which he transformed a 1973 Lincoln penny profile into a skull with decorative scroll flourishes. This craft, known as Hobo Nickel, is incredibly intricate, but Hughes walks the viewer through every step, making it seem easier than it is.

via The Awesomer

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