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ITEM#: 13648199Give your chess game some attitude with this unique recycled metal chess set. Each piece is constructed from recycled auto parts, and the pyramid base channels the warriors of ancient Mexico. A handsome metal finish complements the design of the chess pieces, giving you a bold and interesting way to protect the queen and chase after the elusive checkmate.
Pre-Hispanic warriors do battle atop a pyramid in this chess set. Combining art and function, Armando Ramirez of Mexico creates this chess by hand set using discarded metal pieces and recycled automobile parts.
- Color: Silver
- Features a rustic, rugged finish
- Material: Recycled metal
- Chessboard dimensions: 2.8 inches high x 16.7 inches long x 16.7 inches wide
- Tallest piece dimensions: 3.2 inches high x 1 inch diameter
- Smallest piece dimensions: 1.3 inches high x 1 inch diameter
- Recycled parts will vary from piece to piece based on availability
Story Behind the Art:
Born in a Mexican town famed for its traditional artistry, Armando Ramirez dreamed of creating something new. 'As a child I enjoyed inventing toys, and soon yearned to create a unique style of art. Environmentally enamored, I now transform recycled goods. I began to craft figures from scrap and discarded mechanical parts, mostly from cars and bicycles. Thanks to the creativity that God gave me, today I have an enjoyable and better way of life.'
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Country of Origin||Mexico|
|Dimensions||2.8 inches high x 16.7 inches long x 16.7 inches wide|
|Country of Origin||Mexico|
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