Bold Joseph Boris Necklace - Verdigris - Modernist
Joseph Boris necklace made out of brass with a lovely verdigris finish. This is a unique piece by Boris, features tassels/fringe. 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.
Measures approx. 18" long x 1.5" wide - the link with the tassels measures 3.25" long. Signed "Joseph Boris 89" Vintage condition with heavy patina and wear appropriate to age and material