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Product name Metal Toy Jewelry Sold in Vending Machines
Description This toy jewelry recall involves various styles of rings, necklaces and bracelets. The rings are gold- or silver-colored with different designs and painted finishes with various shaped center stones. The necklaces have black cord or rope or gold- or silver-colored chains. The necklaces have pendants, crosses or various geometrical designs or shapes, and can include gemstones. The various styles of bracelets include charm bracelets, bracelets with medallion links, and bracelets with faux stones. All the jewelry was manufactured in India. 
Problem Some of this jewelry contains dangerous levels of lead, posing a risk of lead poisoning to children. 
Distribution The toy jewelry was sold in vending machines located in malls, discount, department and grocery stores nationwide. 
Company Toy Jewelry Recall Hotline - 800-441-4234; web site - 
Dates sold January 2002 through June 2004 
Date posted 09/29/2004 

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