WILKINSON table lamp
Here for your consideration is a very special Wilkinson table lamp. The base and shade and overlay are all heavy bronze. Measures 21" x 16" and is 100% all original and properly signed Wilkinson Lamp Co. New York. The high quality glass has well coordinated colors and is free of any damage, chips or repairs. Has 3 original sockets with acorn chain pulls. Rewired for another century of dependable service. An important of American art lighting.
Elmer Wilkinson born in Canada in 1860 started his lamp business in 1909 at 45 York St. Brooklyn, NY. with factory on 8th Ave. Wilkinson was able to bring a new level of high quality and workmanship to the lamp industry while boasting a full compliment of excellent lamps. The company enjoyed several years of high output and sales. The downturn in national economy forced the company into bankruptcy in 1915.