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The Museum of Modern Art Recalls Glass Little Wanderer Snow Globes Due to Laceration Hazard; Sold Exclusively at MoMA Design Stores

  • Recalled “Little Wanderer” Snow Globes
Name of Product:
Snow globes (Little Wanderer)

The snow globes can crack or fracture, posing a laceration hazard.

Recall Date:
February 01, 2024

About 1,915

Consumer Contact

MoMA Design Store at 800-793-3167 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or email at with the subject line “RECALL” or online at or at, and click on Help Center at the bottom of the page for more information.

Recall Details


This recall involves glass snow globes, with a plastic artwork figurine “Little Wanderer” inside the snow globe. The snow globes measure 4.5 inches high x 3.3 inches wide with a wood base, and have a yellow, blue, or red figurine inside.


Consumers should immediately stop using and discard the recalled snow globes. Contact the Museum of Modern Art for a full refund. The museum is contacting all known purchasers.


The firm has received 39 reports of the snow globe cracking or fracturing. No injuries have been reported.

Sold At:
Exclusively at MoMA Design Stores and online at during November 2023 for about $85.

Design Ideas Ltd, of Springfield, Illinois

The Museum of Modern Art, of New York
Manufactured In:
Recall number:
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