Slanted holder for cutlery


FIG. 1 is a side elevational view of a slanted holder for cutlery showing my new design, the side opposite is a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof.

The bottom of the slanted holder for cutlery is flat and unornamented.

The characteristic features of the design reside in the grooved edges and in the arcuately curved front and rear profiles shown in FIG. 1.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D104380 May 1937 Poglein
D148283 January 1948 Case
D240496 July 1976 Schultz et al.
D247735 April 18, 1978 Gangelhoff et al.
D247736 April 18, 1978 Gangelhoff
Other references
  • W. Bell & Co., 1978 Catalog, .COPYRGT.1977, p. 282, Item P-Holster Set by Ekco, 4 Knives and Butcher Block Holster, bottom right.
Patent History
Patent number: D267142
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 9, 1980
Date of Patent: Dec 7, 1982
Assignee: Towle Manufacturing Company (Boston, MA)
Inventor: Ross Pollard (Amesbury, MA)
Primary Examiner: Winifred E. Herrmann
Law Firm: Morse, Altman, Oates & Dacey
Application Number: 6/214,488
Current U.S. Class: D 7/74
International Classification: D0706;