Safety Alert Number 1011357



Pottery Barn Recalls Lamps Due to Shock Hazard
Release #11-037
Firm's Recall Hotline: (877) 851-7890
CPSC Recall Hotline: (800) 638-2772
CPSC Media Contact: (301) 504-7908
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below,
today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products
immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Pottery Barn Lamps
Units: About 7,300
Importer: Pottery Barn, of San Francisco, Calif. Hazard: 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. Incidents/Injuries: Pottery Barn has received one report of a consumer who received an electrical shock when she
touched the lamp. Description: This recall involves Pottery Barn's Clay Task Lamp (Model #2467553), the Montgomery Task Lamp
(Model #9691783) and the Montgomery Floor Lamp (Model #9691775). All of the lamps have bronze-colored finishes. "Pottery Barn" and the model number are printed on the bottom of the lamp. Sold at: Pottery Barn stores nationwide, in Pottery Barn's catalog and on the firm's website from July 2009 through
August 2010 for between $60 and $300. Manufactured in: India
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lamps, unplug them and contact Pottery Barn for
instructions on how to return the lamp for a full refund. To see this recall on CPSC's web site, including pictures of the recalled products, please go to:
http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml11/11037.html