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Upcycled auto part chess set, 'Medieval Challenge' - Unique Handcrafted Recycled Auto Part Rustic Chess Set Curate

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Medieval Challenge Unique Handcrafted Recycled Auto Part Rustic Chess Set

Rustic medieval knights do battle on the chess field in this wonderful creation... more

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Rustic medieval knights do battle on the chess field in this wonderful creation by Armando Ramírez. Combining art and function, he sculpts each piece from discarded automobile parts and metal. Queens boast spark plugs and screws, kings are spark plugs and bearings. Gears, nuts and bolts, die-cut scraps, wire and sheet metal all play a role in this epic challenge.

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

  • 9.26 kgs
  • 20.4 lbs
  • Chessboard: 6 cm H x 66 cm Diam.
  • Chessboard: 2.4" H x 26" Diam.
  • Largest piece: 14 cm H x 3.4 cm W x 3.4 cm D
  • Largest piece: 5.5" H x 1.3" W x 1.3" D
  • Smallest piece: 7 cm H x 3.3 cm W x 3.3 cm D
  • Smallest piece: 2.8" H x 1.3" W x 1.3" D

  • Upcycled metal auto parts
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Each work is unique. Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability.
  • Includes a spare queen per color
  • Free Gift Wrap? No
  • Premium Gift Wrap? No
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexico
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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Armando has built his workshop and is now able to give work to other artisans to continue expanding his craft all over the world.

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

Armando uses and continues to pass down traditional techniques to his children, who now carry on his same methods.

Armando is a very dedicated father. He has two children that he supports financially.

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

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Armando, I just received the rustic chess set, "Medieval Challenge" it's truly an AMAZING piece . It's not the first piece of art the I have bought from you and you always seem to amaze me. You are a great talent and I truly appreciate you're work. Thank you!

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The attention to detail and creativity is stunning! I love my piece and will order another one. The perfect gift for the adventurer!



I purchased the Architect for my father for Christmas. The quality was amazing and it is very unique. He absolutely loved it. Thank you so much!!