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Elephant-Themed Upcycled Metal Auto Part Sculpture, "The Elephant Rider"

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Seated atop the back of a mighty elephant, a lone figure is the subject of this... more

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Seated atop the back of a mighty elephant, a lone figure is the subject of this whimsical sculpture from Mexico. Armando Ramirez carefully handcrafts this sculpture with a passion for converting upcycled metal; it is created with bike chain, rebar, nuts, bolts, screws, and other pieces of scrap metal, treated with a rustic finish.

  • 1.86 kgs
  • 4.1 lbs
  • 23 cm H x 24 cm W x 35 cm D
  • 9" H x 9.5" W x 13.75" D

  • Upcyled metal auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Promotes recycling and reduces waste
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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  • Premium Gift Wrap? No

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Total reviews

459

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03/02/2021

"I loved it!"

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This was a gift for my husband since he loves everything that has to do with saxophones. He simply loved it!

Best Uses

  • Ornament

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Verified Reviewer

02/23/2021

"Connected old and young in delight!"

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Opened at a socially distanced outdoor birthday party for a teenager, the young biker it was given to and all the other generations passed it and the information about the artist around to smiles, laughter, oohs and aahs, bringing people from different generations and different countries together for a moment amidst the isolation everyone is feeling right now.

Best Uses

  • Decorating a teenagers room!

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From Tennessee

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02/14/2021

"large ship"

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My husband is very fond of this group of artists treasures, and really liked the ship. The large size is really appealing and unusual. Lots of details make it impressive.

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Meg

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02/09/2021

"Great!"

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This is a lot of fun. It was a great gift for a photographer.

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Verified Reviewer

02/08/2021

"Wonderful piece of art!"

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I bought this for my grandson. He loves it. Especially because it came from Mexico. His Dad is from Mexico and he?s very proud of his heritage. When I saw this I knew it was for him. Amazing detail and craftsmanship. I know he?ll have this forever.

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From Brookfield Wisconsin

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02/03/2021

"Great title"

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My psychiatrist absolutely thought it was a great gift. So unique, it?s one of a kind

Best Uses

  • Warm and soft alpaca when out in the cold
  • Display

Purchased Item:

Rustic Psychotherapist, Unique Recycled Metal Eco 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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