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Firm's Recall Hotline: (888) 333-6063
Importer: J.C. Penney, of Plano, Texas
Hazard: Surface paints on the ornaments contain excessive levels of lead, violating the federal lead paint standard.
Incidents/Injuries: None reported.
Description: The recall involves a stirrup-shaped ornament with a white prancing horse and blue ribbons. "2006" is stamped on the rim of the ornament.
Sold through: The J.C. Penney catalog and Web site from August 2006 through August 2007 for about $18.
Manufactured in: China
Remedy: Consumers should keep the ornament away from young children and return it to any J.C. Penney store for a full refund.
Consumer Contact: For further information, contact J.C. Penney toll-free at (888) 333-6063 anytime, or visit the firm's Web site at www.jcp.com