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Lamps by Pottery Barn Kids

Starting date:
November 18, 2010
Posting date:
November 18, 2010
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Household Items, Electronics
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Product Safety
General Public (GP)
Identification number:

Affected products

Lamps by Pottery Barn Kids

Product description

This recall involves the following lamps by Pottery Barn Kids.

  • Clay Task Lamp: model number 2467553
  • Montgomery Task Lamp: model number 9691783
  • Montgomery Floor Lamp: model number 9691775.

All of the lamps have bronze-coloured finishes. The name "Pottery Barn" and the model number are printed on the bottom of the lamp.

Hazard identified

The electrical wire that runs through the lamps can be pinched or severed at the lamp's adjustable joint, posing a risk of electric shock to consumers.

Pottery Barn Kids has received one report of a consumer who received an electrical shock when she touched the lamp.

Health Canada has not received any reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these lamps.

Number sold

Approximately 72 units of the recalled lamps were sold at Pottery Barn Kids stores in Canada.

Time period sold

The recalled products were sold from July 2009 to September 2010.

Place of origin

Manufactured in India.


Pottery Barn
San Francisco

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately unplug the recalled lamps and contact Pottery Barn Kids for instructions on how to return the lamps for a full refund.

For more information, consumers may contact Pottery Barn Kids toll-free at 1-877-851-7890 between 4:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. PT seven days a week, or visit the firm's website.

Consumers may also view the release on the Electrical Safety Authority's website.