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11 Inch Rustic Motorbike Horse Upcycled Auto Parts Sculpture, "Rustic Horsepower"

byArmando Ramirez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (490)
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Horsepower surges into life with this extraordinary sculpture by Mexico's Armando Ramirez. His vision begins with a varied collection of auto parts and metal pieces he then transforms into a motorized horse sculpture. The head and face are crafted with bearings, screws, nuts and die-cut scraps, a timing chain shapes the mane, and the legs are formed by screws, nuts and spark plugs The hind legs are replaced by a bus bearing and an automotive clutch disc.

The artisan does not give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.

  • 1.96 kgs
  • 4.3 lbs
  • 28 cm H x 25 cm W x 10 cm D
  • 11" H x 9.75" W x 3.9" D

  • Recycled metal and auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Each work is unique. Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability.
  • Promotes recycling and reduces waste
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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490

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05/07/2021

"Extraordinary piece"

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I have ordered many of his pieces in the past. This one was much larger than I expected with great details, even down to individual petals.

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05/07/2021

"Excellent craftsmanship"

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I ordered this as a gift for my father-in-law, a chess enthusiast. He was impressed with the craftsmanship and creativity. Two thumbs up!

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05/03/2021

"A fun game of cards!!"

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A remarkable gift for an enthusiastic card player....thanks a million Armando for your ingenious creation!!!

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05/02/2021

"Art at its Best"

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I purchased this magnificent piece of art for my brother-in-law who is a drummer and music instructor. He actually loves it. This was the second piece of art I purchased by this Artisan, and since then have purchased several more for other family members and friends.

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05/01/2021

"Very large and impressive metal art"

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The best metal artists! They are so talented. This is truly great in a big, big way. My husband loves it.

Purchased Item:

Hungry Crocodile, Upcycled Auto Part Sculpture of a Crocodile from Mexico

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04/29/2021

"Very cool sailor"

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Another great and creative sculpture! As a former USCG officer, I appreciate this especially.

Purchased Item:

Sailor, Upcycled Metal Auto Part Sailor Sculpture from Mexico

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.

Armando Ramirez has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $3500 and the most recent for $4000. Proceeds were used to buy materials and also a machine for soldering his metal art.

Armando has received 1st place from the regional contest of the Jaliscience Institute of Crafts for his sculptures.

Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Armando's income helps pay for the education of his two daughters.

This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

 
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