Transaction card


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a transaction card, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side elevational view thereof, the right side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof, the bottom plan view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view of a second embodiment of that shown in FIG. 1, the top plan, bottom plan, right side, left side and rear elevational views being the same as those shown in FIGS. 2-4.

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Other references

  • New York Times, 3-1983, "Mastercard has a Dual Aim". Electron Visa Card Services, 4-25-83, Cover Sheet, p. 4 and p. 12, Visa Cards.

Patent History

Patent number: D290136
Type: Grant
Filed: Jun 11, 1984
Date of Patent: Jun 2, 1987
Assignee: Visa International Service Association (San Mateo, CA)
Inventors: Andrew S. Ball (San Francisco, CA), John H. Madden (Redwood City, CA)
Primary Examiner: Bernard Ansher
Assistant Examiner: Linda Titolo
Law Firm: Limbach, Limbach & Sutton
Application Number: 6/619,538