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Eco Friendly Spark Plug Don Quixote Sculpture from Mexico, "Quixote Reads Cervantes"

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Seated on a tree stump, Don Quixote reads a book. Armando Ramirez depicts the... more

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Seated on a tree stump, Don Quixote reads a book. Armando Ramirez depicts the beloved character from Miguel de Cervantes' 17th century novel, sculpting the idealistic knight from recycled metal. Sheet metal scraps, a spark plug, screws and wire all find a new life in this handcrafted sculpture.

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

  • 0.50 kgs
  • 1.1 lbs
  • 15 cm H x 11 cm Diam.
  • 6" H x 4.3" Diam.

  • Upcycled metal and auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • 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
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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474

From Tennessee

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06/16/2016

"Conversation Starter"

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'Quixote Reads Cervantes'- the name is as whimsical as the sculpture. It is very well done, and quite charming to look at. I loved all of the different materials he used to create this piece. Absolutely wonderful.

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  • This was a gift for: Friend
  • Occasion: graduation
From Miami Springs,Florida, USA

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02/07/2020

"Very Original"

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I love his pieces, very original. Thank

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From Akron, Ohio

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04/16/2021

"Shes great but not androgynous"

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We adore this sculpture. ILove the shadows it casts on the walls in the evening

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Verified Reviewer

04/08/2021

"fabulous piece"

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makes a great gift for anyone who likes metal sculpdecorabrure

Best Uses

  • decorative
  • decorative, space filler

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04/08/2021

"so cute"

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just the perfect gift for a geek

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04/03/2021

"Beautiful and a nice small touch,"

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A nice gift for my girlfriend which she proudly displays.

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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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