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United States Patent D423,365
Eberle ,   et al. April 25, 2000

Container

Claims


An ornamental design for a "container," as shown and described.
Inventors: Eberle; Theodore F. (Chicago, IL), Cheng; Jizu J. (Burr Ridge, IL), Kraft; Richard G. (Joliet, IL), Brandt; Charles M. (Lithia Springs, GA)
Assignee: Crown Cork & Seal Technologies Corporation (Alsip, IL)
Appl. No.: D/087,359
Filed: May 1, 1998

Current U.S. Class: D9/538 ; D9/551; D9/571
Current International Class: 0901
Field of Search: D9/538-540,500,503,545,559,571,553,551,552,555,565,564 215/370-384

References Cited

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Other References

Packaging, Oct. 1987, p. 12, "Gatorade" bottle. .
Powerade.TM. beverage container (approximately 20 oz) Date Not Provided. .
a.TM. beverage container (approximately 64 to 68 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Beverage container (brand unknown--approximately 64 to 68 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Veryfine.RTM. Apple Quenchers.TM. 46 Fl. oz beverage container Date Not Provided. .
Beverage container (brand unknown--approximately 46 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Everfresh.RTM. beverage container (approximately 20 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Gatorade.RTM. beverage container approximately 32 oz) Date Not Provided. .
a.TM. beverage container (approximately 32 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Beverage container (manufactured possibly Graham Packaging, approximately 20 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Veryfine.RTM. beverage container (approximately 20 oz) Date Not Provided. .
Packaging, Oct. 1987, p. 12 "Gatorade" bottle..

Primary Examiner: Lieberman; Lucy
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris LLP

Description



FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a container showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation thereof, the rear elevation is the same;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation thereof, the opposite side elevation is the same;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view.

The broken lines in the drawings are for illustrative purposes only and do not form part of the claimed design.

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