Unique Floor Lamp

15,850

Here for your consideration is a once in a lifetime opportunity to buy a very rare and beautiful floor lamp. 100% complete and original "UNIQUE LAMP CO. FLOOR LAMP" Just amazing!!! All-over apple blossom. Have never had one as nice as this. 26". . . . yes that's 26" diameter shade. 69" tall. Has the correct 6 socket cluster with Bryant sockets and acorn chain pulls. Solid bronze and very heavy. This Museum quality lamp really performs and is the conversation piece in any room. A super piece of AMERICAN lighting art history, and a very good investment that will bring joy to one's home every day. $15, 850. 00. In fairness, it should be noted that during the antique hey day of a nearly a decade ago, this lamp sold for double. Now all are on their way back the economic scale.

UNIQUE LAMP COMPANY HISTORY

THE UNIQUE CO WAS STARTED IN 1889 BY GEORGE W. BAILEY AND HELD MANY PATENTS
AND WAS LOCATED AT 46 PARK PLACE NEW YORK. THEY HAD HUNDREDS OF ARTISTS AND
EMPLOYEES IN TWO PLANTS IN NEW YORK. . THE 3 YEARS FROM 1905 AND 1907 WERE THE
HIGH WATER MARK FOR THE CO. A PERIOD OF ECONOMIC OPTIMISM WHEN THE PUBLICS
APPETITE FOR EXPENSIVE LIGHTING WAS AT IT'S PEAK. THE CO. EXECUTED VERY ELABORATE
SHADES WITH THE MEAN SALES PRICE OF $35. The UNIQUE lamp Co. went into direct competition with TIFFANY with superb glass and workmanship. IN 1917 THE WAINING DEPRESSION YEARS,
THE CO. WENT OUT OF BUSINESS. HERE IS A CHANCE TO OWN AN IMPORTANT PIECE OF
AMERICAN ART HISTORY.