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Upcycled auto part sculpture, 'Rustic Microscope' - Metal Microscope Sculpture Crafted from Recycled Auto Parts

Product ID: 254366

Metal Microscope Sculpture Crafted from Recycled Auto Parts, "Rustic Microscope"

byArmando Ramirez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (538)
Ready in the laboratory, an optical microscope awaits the scientist's arrival.... more

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Ready in the laboratory, an optical microscope awaits the scientist's arrival. Armando Ramírez crafts the image from an amazing assortment of recycled metal and automobile parts. A timing chain, spark plug, metal tubes, die-cut scraps and a piston rod all find a new use in this unique sculpture.

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

  • 1.40 kgs
  • 3.1 lbs
  • 30 cm H x 19 cm W x 19 cm D
  • 11.75" H x 7.5" W x 7.5" D

  • Upcycled auto parts
  • 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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  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

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538

Enrique

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11/02/2017

"Great piece for any scientist"

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I couldn't resist having this in my office (I'm a biologist) and think it looks great. It's a great take on the microscope. I've had lots of people asking where I obtained it. Great find I made!

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Rustic Microscope, Metal Microscope Sculpture Crafted from Recycled Auto Parts

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Sandra

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09/28/2017

"This was a fantastic retirement gift!"

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This is really a piece of art, we ordered this as a retirement gift for one of our physicians and had it mounted with start and end date on it. It was loved by all. Great Work and fantastic detail!

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Rustic Microscope, Metal Microscope Sculpture Crafted from Recycled Auto Parts

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Angelic

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10/12/2019

"Love this!"

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As a biologist, I work with microscopes everyday and had to have this for my office. Everyone loves it! From our faculty to the maintenance staff, everyone stops to check it out. It?s gorgeous!

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Rustic Microscope, Metal Microscope Sculpture Crafted from Recycled Auto Parts

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David

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09/21/2021

"Very nice jeep!"

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A piece of art that anyone would be proud to own and have on display.

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Rustic Off-Road Jeep, Artisan Crafted 4 x 4 Metal Recycled Auto Parts Sculpture

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David

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09/21/2021

"Very nice piece of art!"

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This is a well put together sculpture made of pieces of metal that looks good on the mantle.

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Rustic Train Locomotive, Recycled Auto Part Train Locomotive Sculpture from Mexico

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Shelly

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09/18/2021

"Photographer metal gem"

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Unique and fantastic little gem. Gave as a gift. She absolutely love this.

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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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