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United States Patent D421,693
Carbone March 21, 2000



The ornamental design for a toaster, as shown and described.
Inventors: Carbone; Richard J. (Sterling, MA)
Assignee: HP Intellectual Corp. (Wilmington, DE)
Appl. No.: D/108,114
Filed: July 20, 1999

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
082825Jan., 1998

Current U.S. Class: D7/330
Current International Class: 0702
Field of Search: D7/323,328-330,390 99/372,385,389

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D151113 September 1948 Yaeger
D155009 August 1949 Huck
D338131 August 1993 Stutzer
D367990 March 1996 Roze
D375017 October 1996 Barrault
D394983 June 1998 Garrett et al.
D413224 August 1999 Cruz et al.
3091171 May 1963 Cole
Primary Examiner: Veynar; Caron D.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Deutsch; Barry E.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view taken from the front, top and left side of a toaster, showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear elevational view being identical to the illustrated front elevational view;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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