FIG. 1 is a front and right side perspective view of a lyre showing my new design; and

FIG. 2 is a front and bottom perspective view.

The rear of the lyre is like the front except for the omission of the sound hole, strings, pegs, bridge and tail piece.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D21275 January 1892 Judkins
Foreign Patent Documents
85316 August 1921 ATX
119996 May 1901 DE2
25488 1899 GBX
20477 1906 GBX
Patent History
Patent number: D285093
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 10, 1983
Date of Patent: Aug 12, 1986
Inventor: Norbert Visser (1861 GN Bergen NH)
Primary Examiner: Jane E. Corrigan
Attorney: John P. Snyder
Application Number: 6/521,916
Current U.S. Class: String Instrument (D17/14)