Rustic Basketball Final

Artisan Crafted Hand Made Recycled Metal Eco Sculpture

$39.99
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SKU: 124743
Description
It's the last seconds of the game and the ball is in the basket in an entertaining sculpture by Mexico's Armando Ramirez. His ingenious sense of art is evident in the admirable way in which he recycles scrap metal. The players' bodies, for example, are car spark plugs, and their limbs are shaped from long screws. Ramirez uses discarded pieces from a die machine to shape the players' heads. The ball is made up of two hoops made from metal sheets.

Please note it is the artist's intention not to give his sculptures a fine polished finish, therefore smudges and scratches may be present.
  • Recycled metal
  • 1.37 lbs
  • 11.5 inches H x 4.1 inches W x 4.5 inches D
  • Made in Mexico

Meet the Artist

Armando Ramirez

All the GOOD

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children
  • Enabling Education
    Enabling Education
  • Job Creator
    Job Creator
  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing
  • Preserving the Environment
    Preserving the Environment
  • Preserving Traditions
    Preserving Traditions

2 Reviews

  • 5
    Great man cave gift

    Posted by LINDA on Nov 9th 2020

    Purchased as a Christmas gift for my son, former high school basketball player and enthusiast for his man cave. Very well done. Good conversation piece.

  • 5
    Love it

    Posted by VANESSA on May 23rd 2018

    Amazing work! Everyone loves it!!

Your Purchase Makes a Difference

  • Caring for Children
    Caring for Children

    This artist supports children under the age of 18.

    The Caring for Children Badge is awarded to those artisans who support children under the age of 18

  • Enabling Education
    Enabling Education

    This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

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  • Job Creator
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  • Microcredit Financing
    Microcredit Financing

  • Preserving the Environment
    Preserving the Environment

    This Product is awarded the Earth Friendly badge because it uses recycled or sustainable materials or techniques.

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  • Preserving Traditions
    Preserving Traditions

    This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

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