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United States Patent D653,989
Falduto ,   et al. February 14, 2012



CLAIM The ornamental design for a vase, as shown and described.
Inventors: Falduto; Gregory A. (Grayslake, IL), Flender; Gregg A. (Bedford, MA), Harrity; Kevin (Oak Creek, WI)
Assignee: S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. (Racine, WI)
Appl. No.: D/397,172
Filed: July 12, 2011

Current U.S. Class: D11/146 ; D11/153
Current International Class: 1102
Field of Search: D6/403-405,556-558 D8/1 D11/143-156,164 D19/77,80,81,84 D25/100 D26/9-11,16,19 D34/1,2,4-6 D99/5,19 47/17,32.4,32.5,32.7,33,39,41.01,41.1,41.11-41.15,44-47,63,65.5,65.9,66.1,66.2,66.6,66.7,67-71

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Primary Examiner: Rademaker; Garth


FIG. 1 is a top, front perspective view of a vase showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof, the rear elevation view being a mirror image thereof;

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

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken lines in the drawings depict environmental subject matter only and form no part of the claimed design.

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