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

FIG. 2 is a plan view of the outside thereof;

FIG. 3 is a plan view of the inside thereof;

FIG. 4 is a view like FIG. 1 of a second embodiment of a brassiere showing our new design, wherein the front center seam and the seams at the outside of the cups are eliminated and "underwiring" seams are added on the cups;

FIG. 5 is a view like FIG. 2 thereof; and

FIG. 6 is a view like FIG. 3 thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D122743 September 1940 Greene
D180764 August 1957 Brauchli
Other references
  • Sears Spring-Summer '80 "Eastern 39k7703 Ed. 26OK" Catalog, p. 207, bottom Bra, and p. 210, Item #4. Mademoiselle., 3-80, p. 87, Givenchy Playtex Bra.
Patent History
Patent number: D279726
Type: Grant
Filed: May 20, 1983
Date of Patent: Jul 23, 1985
Assignee: International Playtex, Inc. (Stamford, CT)
Inventors: Donald Nienstedt (West Milford, NJ), Anthony Tedeschi (Highland Lake, NJ)
Primary Examiner: Jane E. Corrigan
Attorney: Stewart J. Fried
Application Number: 6/496,779
Current U.S. Class: D 2/24