The Conran Shop Recalls Pondicherry Dining Tables Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard (Recall Alert)

The wood tables with a table top wrapped in brass were sold at The Conran Shop inside ABC Carpet & Home in New York.

Recall date: March 13, 2014
Recall number: 14-722
  • Pondicherry Table

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    Pondicherry Table

  • Pondicherry Table

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    Pondicherry Table

Recall Summary

Name of product:

Dining tables


The lacquer paint on the furniture can contain excessive levels of lead, a violation of the federal lead paint standard.

Consumer Contact:

The Conran Shop toll-free at (866) 444-9668 anytime or email

Report an Incident Involving this Product

Recall Details




The wood tables have a table top wrapped in brass. The brass has been coated with zinc to give it a green patina, and then coated with a clear matte lacquer. The tables are about 78 inches long, 36 inches wide and 29 inches tall and have four legs made of teak wood. The table top is made of acacia wood and has either four or six panels of zinc-patinated brass nailed to it.


There has been one reported incident of elevated lead levels in the table.


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled table and contact The Conran Shop for a full refund and to arrange for the table to be picked up. The Conran Shop is contacting consumers directly.

Sold at

The Conran Shop inside ABC Carpet & Home at 888 and 881 Broadway in New York from August 2009 to July 2011 for about $1,500.


Goel Exports, of New Delhi

Manufactured in


  • Pondicherry Table

  • Pondicherry Table