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United States Patent D391,537
Maxwell March 3, 1998

Tire tread


The ornamental design for a tire tread, as shown and described.
Inventors: Maxwell; Paul Bryan (Munroe Falls, OH)
Assignee: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (Akron, OH)
Appl. No.: D/067,802
Filed: March 12, 1997

Current U.S. Class: D12/583
Current International Class: 1215
Field of Search: D12/136,138,140-152 152/29A,29B,29D,29R

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D127521 May 1941 Lee
D168675 January 1953 Custer
D170710 October 1953 Nellen
D223427 April 1972 Bordinat, Jr.
D251722 May 1979 Tamura et al.
D260756 September 1981 Duncan
Primary Examiner: Gandy; James
Assistant Examiner: Spear; Robert M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Lewandowski; T P


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a tire tread, it being understood that the pattern repeats uniformly throughout the circumference of the tread;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof, the opposite side elevational view being identical thereto.

In the drawings, the broken lines defining the inner bead of the sidewall and the peripheral boundary between the tire tread and the sidewall are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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