American Girl in Chicago Recalls Jewelry

The jewelry was sold at American Girl Place in Chicago and New York and at the American Girl Outlet in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, from May of 1999 through February of this year.

Lead is toxic if ingested by young children and can cause severe health problems.

The recall includes American Girl necklaces, bracelets, earrings and hair accessories for girls. The jewelry's packaging features a red and white cardboard backing with "American Girl" and "Made in China" written on the front.