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Werner Schou Copper Pendant Lamp

Materials: Round curved copper slats in a ring form with many small round perforations in a square design. 2 black painted perforated metal rings. Bakelite E27 socket.

Cord Length: 80 cm / 31.49”

Height: 18 cm / 7.08”

Width: ∅ 50 cm / 19.68”

Electricity: 1 bulb E27, 1 x 75 watt maximum, 110/220 volt.
Any type of light bulb can be used, not a specific one preferred.

Period: 1960s, 1970s – Mid-Century Modern.

Designer: Werner Schou.

Manufacturer: Coronell Elektro A/S, Hellerup, Zealand, Denmark.

Other versions: Coronell made many lamps in this style. All pendant lamps or wall lamps. Most of them in copper or brass. Also wood, aluminium and iron was used. This Werner Schou copper pendant lamp, model P63 B1 was also made in brass or brass plated iron. A matching wall lamp was also designed.

Often said that these pendant lamps have been designed by Swedish architect and designer Hans-Agne Jakobsson, but those are false assumptions.

Coronell Elektro A/S

Coronell Elektro A/S was founded in 1964 by designer Werner Schou (Werner Hugo August Schou). The company produced many sculptural lights, mostly in metal with glass, wood or plastic in a crystal shaped style.

Coronell Elektro A/S ended business in 1991. Coronell Lampe ApS, the latter set up in Birkerød, Denmark operated from 1979 until 1998. Birkerød is some 20 km – 12,5 Mi from Hellerup. It was also owned by designer Werner Schou.

Werner Schou Copper Pendant Lamp Coronell Elektro Denmark round metal slats 1960s 1970s MCM E27 socket