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United States Patent D316,967
York May 21, 1991

Upper portion of a bottle


The ornamental design for an upper portion of a bottle, as shown and described.
Inventors: York; Stuart A. (Tariffville, CT)
Assignee: Hoover Universal, Inc. (Plymouth, MI)
Appl. No.: 07/359,945
Filed: June 1, 1989

Current U.S. Class: D9/538 ; D9/434
Field of Search: D9/349-355,390-399,404,434,499 215/1R,1C

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D195369 June 1963 Koenigsberg
D199204 September 1964 Dailey
D218020 July 1970 Musson
D292269 October 1987 Jacobs et al.
D292880 November 1987 Jacobs et al.
D293888 January 1988 Rogler
D294117 February 1988 Rogler et al.
D294678 March 1988 Papa
D311682 October 1990 Vandebroek
Primary Examiner: Ansher; Bernard
Assistant Examiner: Lieberman; Lucy
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Harness, Dickey & Pierce


FIG. 1 is a side elevational view of an upper portion of a bottle showing my new design, the opposite side being the same in appearance; and

FIG. 2 is a top plan view.

The broken lines showing the lower portion of a bottle in FIG. 1 are for the purpose of showing environmental structure only.

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