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Collectible Recycled Metal Sculpture Handmade in Mexico, "Rustic Scientist"

byArmando Ramirez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (555)
Wearing protective goggles, a scientist works in his laboratory. This purposeful... more

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Wearing protective goggles, a scientist works in his laboratory. This purposeful chemist is crafted from an amazing assortment of metal, bicycle and automobile parts such as spark plugs, screws and rebar. Armando Ramírez recycles them as rustic art.

Please note it is the artist's intention not to give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.

  • 0.39 kgs
  • 0.9 lbs
  • 16 cm H x 10 cm W x 15 cm D
  • 6.25" H x 3.9" W x 6" D

  • Recycled metal
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Each work is unique. Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability.
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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555

Kim

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09/12/2019

"So impressed"

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Thank you Armando! I purchased the Rustic Scientist as a gift for my husband (hes a chemist). Im so pleased with my purchase. The attention to detail is amazing, as is the quality of the piece. Its the perfect present for my husband, hell be so pleased. Also, excellent service from Novica with really fast delivery (arrived way ahead of estimated delivery time). Couldnt be happier!

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Donna

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06/30/2019

"AMAZING!!"

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I got this for my sister-in law!! Soooo perfect! The intricacy is amazing! MUST HAVE!

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Merle

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11/29/2018

"Really Nice Piece"

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Really well made and very creative. Son just got his PhD in Medicinal Chemistry Im sure hes going to love it. This is one of those pieces that he will keep forever. Really Nice

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David

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06/18/2016

"Distinctive style"

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The statues from Armando have a unique look and style. The one I got was quite intricate and detailed. Everyone who sees it on my desk at work thinks its great. I love it so much, that Im definitely going to buy other figures in the future.

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Edward

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12/06/2021

"unique art"

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Very substantial ... much heavier than expected. polished and sealed steel, not tin.

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  • nautical accent

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Edward

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12/06/2021

"unique w character"

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There is really nothing like this piece of art. I thought it would be much thinner, but it was quite heavy and substantial. Nice quality

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  • curio grandfather clock nautical themed

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Confronting Adversity

Confronting Adversity

This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

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.

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