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United States Patent D368,957
Bavoso April 16, 1996

Handle for a shower


The ornamental design for a handle for a shower, as shown and described.
Inventors: Bavoso; John H. (Hamilton Square, NJ)
Assignee: American Standard Inc. (Piscataway, NJ)
Appl. No.: D/037,809
Filed: April 20, 1995

Current U.S. Class: D23/252
Field of Search: D23/238-243,250-254 D8/300,302,307,308,310 4/191,192 16/110,118,119,121,125

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D143382 December 1945 Zinkil et al.
D144249 March 1946 Hinderer
D241844 October 1976 Shomes
D253799 January 1980 Saporito et al.
D258835 April 1981 Saporito et al.
D285108 August 1986 Ogilvie
D316747 May 1991 Fleischmann
D355021 January 1995 Schett
Primary Examiner: Reid; Stella
Assistant Examiner: Watterson; Eric
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Robinson; Elaine Brenner Knab; Ann M.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a handle for a shower showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof, the right side view being a mirror image of the left side;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken line showing of an escutcheon is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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