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Product name Bassett cribs
Description The model numbers of the "Mandalay" style cribs are 5126-505 and 5621-505 both colored yellow, and 5225-505, colored white. The model numbers are printed on adhesive labels affixed to the headboards of the cribs below the mattress level. These cribs have four finials (the top part of the corner post which unscrews). The cribs retailed for approximately $100-$125 each. 
Problem These Bassett cribs with bamboo-like motif have a potentially dangerous design problem. These cribs may permit infants to become entrapped and strangled while standing in the cribs. 
Distribution Sold in retail stores nationwide. 
Company Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc., Bassett, Virginia; (703) 629-7511, ext. 340. 
Dates sold  
Date posted 01/03/2002 

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