Large Brutalist handmade brass & silver tone metal necklace made by Joseph Boris. This is a mixed metal piece with hammered silver tone metal layered with almost dripping brass wire. Stunning piece on, very dramatic. One of a kind, statement, runway.
Joseph Boris was originally from Yugoslavia, working as a research chemist. Moving to the USA, he decided to dedicate himself to creating his jewelry and metal art. His jewelry was often created out of various metals, developing his own formulas to achieve coloration in his work. Boris' jewelry was sold at high end department stores throughout the USA during the 1980's.
The necklace measures approx. 15.5-16" inner circumference The largest pendant measures approx. 3" tall x 2.5" wide Hand Signed and dated on the back. Vintage condition with some tarnish spots and wear & scuffs appropriate to age and material