Unique Brutalist handmade Brass necklace made by Joseph Boris. This is a mixed metal piece with silver tone metal and brass. 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.
Front pendant measures approx. 2.5" tall x 3.75" wide When the necklace is laid flat, it measures 15" long Signed and dated on the back. Vintage condition with heavy patina and wear appropriate to age and material