Telephone instrument


FIG. 1 is a left side, top and front perspective view of a telephone instrument showing our new design;

FIGS. 2 and 3 are respectively front and rear elevational views thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof; and

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken line showing of rectangular panel and pushbutton keys in FIGS. 1, 2 and 5 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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Patent History
Patent number: D282927
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 16, 1983
Date of Patent: Mar 11, 1986
Assignee: GTE Business Communication Systems Inc. (Northlake, IL)
Inventors: William R. Story (Mission Viejo, CA), Larry G. Hickey (Laguna Hills, CA), David A. Sharbaugh (Irvine, CA)
Primary Examiner: Wallace R. Burke
Assistant Examiner: Horace B. Fay
Attorneys: Robert J. Black, Gregory G. Hendricks
Application Number: 6/532,948
Current U.S. Class: D14/53; D14/62; D14/60; D14/63