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Product ID: 192972

Hand Made Recycled Metal and Auto Part Horse Sculpture, "Moto-horse"

byArmando Ramirez: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (399)
Thinking of horsepower, Armando Ramírez conjures a fantastical being that is... more

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Thinking of horsepower, Armando Ramírez conjures a fantastical being that is half-equine, half-motorbike. He works with a collection of recycled auto parts as well as scrap metal, and recycles them into this imaginative sculpture. Different pieces from a car's clutch pedal are used for the horse's head and motorbike wheel, while spark plugs become the stallion's body and connecting rods shape its front legs. A variety of bearings, wires and discarded pieces from a die machine complete this original sculpture.

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

  • 10.18 kgs
  • 22.4 lbs
  • 50 cm H x 23 cm W x 52 cm D
  • 19.75" H x 9" W x 20.5" D

  • Recycled metal
  • Features a rustic, rugged finish
  • Components may vary slightly in size and form
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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399

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04/12/2020

"Beautiful!"

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I love this one! One of my favorite pieces

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03/06/2019

"Great imagination"

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I was in the auto-industry and, love the way that Arnando created this sculpture using automotive parts that I worked with every day.

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09/11/2020

"well made and useful"

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Very nicely created. Nice addition to my husbands metal art collection.

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Rustic Motorcycle, Mexico Auto Part Sculpture Handmade Bike Theme Key Rack

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Verified Reviewer

09/02/2020

"Great conversation piece!"

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Another beautifully unique piece by my favorite artist, Mr. Ramirez.

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08/25/2020

"Such a unique piece!"

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Yet another high quality piece of art that takes your breath away!

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08/25/2020

"Great piece!"

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Very high quality of work on such a unique piece!

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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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