Housing for telephone base

- AT&T

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

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view, the right side elevational view being substantially a mirror image;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view.

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Patent History
Patent number: D289643
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 20, 1985
Date of Patent: May 5, 1987
Assignee: AT&T Information Systems (Holmdel, NJ)
Inventors: Donald M. Genaro (Haworth, NJ), John N. McGarvey (Drexel Hill, PA), Alvin R. Tilley (Red Bank, NJ)
Primary Examiner: Wallace R. Burke
Assistant Examiner: Horace B. Fay
Attorney: Michael A. Morra
Application Number: 6/785,051
Current U.S. Class: D14/60