Spectacular Brutalist handmade Brass necklace made by Joseph Boris. This is made out of hand forged layered circles, all connected with bolt links. Heavy patina, this almost adds an ancient quality to it. 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.
Circles vary in size from 2 3/8" diameter - 1.25" diameter The inside circumference is approx. 17" Signed and dated on the back. Vintage condition with heavy patina and wear appropriate to age and material