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United States Patent D300,085
Ito ,   et al. March 7, 1989

Cushioning piece for a shoe sole


The ornamental design for a cushioning piece for a shoe sole, as shown and described.
Inventors: Ito; Masafumi (Kobe, JP), Sugiyama; Yasunori (Kobe, JP)
Assignee: Asics Corporation (Kobe, JP)
Appl. No.: 06/857,457
Filed: April 24, 1986

Foreign Application Priority Data

Mar 07, 1986 [JP] 61-8327

Current U.S. Class: D2/961
Field of Search: D2/264,265,277,308-314,317-321,323-325 36/1,1.5,25R,28,29,32R,34R,35R,37,36R,43,44,83,99-106,112,114,132,136

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D255060 May 1980 Okazawa
D268303 March 1983 Gaski
850327 April 1907 Tauber
2365027 December 1944 Urbany
2959875 November 1960 Frese, Jr.
4183156 January 1980 Rudy
4219945 September 1980 Rudy
4597196 July 1986 Brown
Primary Examiner: Zarfas; Louis S.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Lyon & Lyon


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a cushioning piece for a shoe sole showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view;

FIG. 6 is a top elevational view;

FIG. 7 is a bottom elevational view;

FIG. 8 is a cross-sectional view taken along line VIII--VIII in FIG. 2;

FIG. 9 is a cross-sectional view taken along line IX--IX in FIG. 2; and

FIG. 10 is a perspective view in a position of use.

The broken line showing of a shoe sole in FIG. 10 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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