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United States Patent D359,966
Laib ,   et al. July 4, 1995

Ice cube tray


The ornamental design for an ice cube tray, as shown and described.
Inventors: Laib; Douglas M. (Kissimmee, FL), Loscalzo; Dominick (Whitestone, NY), Scott; Bruce M. (Fort Salonga, NY)
Assignee: Dart Industries Inc. (Deerfield, IL)
Appl. No.: D/023,552
Filed: June 3, 1994

Current U.S. Class: D15/90
Field of Search: D15/79,89,90 249/52,116,117,118-121,126-129 62/459,463

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Foreign Patent Documents
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Primary Examiner: Deshmukh; Prabhakar G.
Assistant Examiner: Morris; Sandra
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Doninger; John A.


FIG. 1 is a top, front and side perspective view of an ice cube tray showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is an exploded perspective view of the components thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 9 is a cross-sectional view taken on line 9--9 in FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 10 is a cross-section view taken on line 10--10 of FIG. 3.

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