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United States Patent D491,117
Hayashi June 8, 2004

Front grille for an automobile


The ornamental design for a front grille for an automobile, as shown and described.
Inventors: Hayashi; Hideki (Aichi-ken, JP)
Assignee: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha (JP)
Appl. No.: D/180,800
Filed: April 30, 2003

Current U.S. Class: D12/163
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: D12/163,171,90-92 180/68.1,68.6,69.21 293/102,113,115

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D290830 July 1987 Inada
D293230 December 1987 Kawaoka
D447100 August 2001 An
D461751 August 2002 Suzuki
D480969 October 2003 Takei
D484833 January 2004 Kato

Other References

2002 Honda Pilot; Motor Trend; Jun. 2002; pp. 44, 48 and 49. .
2001 Toyota HILUX Sports Pick Up; Brochure of HILUX Sports Pick Up; Aug. 2001..

Primary Examiner: Brown; Melody N.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: SAIDMAN DesignLaw Group


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a front grille for an automobile showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is an enlarged view of a portion of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a right-side view thereof, with the left-side view being a mirror image.

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