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Unique Recycled Metal and Car Parts Sculpture Mexico, "Rustic Bulldozer Digger"

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This rugged digger is sculpted by Mexico's Armando Ramírez from an intriguing... more

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This rugged digger is sculpted by Mexico's Armando Ramírez from an intriguing collection of scrap metal pieces and auto parts. The cabin, for example, is built with thick wire, metal sheets, screws and a pulley. It also features a rocker arm from a car's ignition system, and pieces that were left over from a die machine as well as industrial bearings. The front and rear shovels are forged from metal sheets, die pieces and screws.

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

  • 1.25 kgs
  • 2.8 lbs
  • 18 cm H x 27 cm W x 15 cm D
  • 7" H x 10.75" W x 6" D

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

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

458

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05/19/2019

"GREAT COLLECTORS PEICE"

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The workmanship is amazing! I am now a collector and cant wait for my friends to see what I have so far! I love them! Even gave some as gifts and the recipient is sooooo blown away by them!

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Rustic Bulldozer Digger, Unique Recycled Metal and Car Parts Sculpture Mexico

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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

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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.

 
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