- Herman Miller, Inc.

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

FIG. 2 is a front perspective view of a chair showing a second embodiment of our new design; and

FIG. 3 is a rear perspective view of the FIG. 1, embodiment.

The sides of the chair forms not shown are mirror images of the respective sides shown.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D211461 June 1968 Walkinshaw
D272393 January 31, 1984 Klier
D272587 February 14, 1984 Pamberg
D274771 July 24, 1984 Ambasz et al.
Other references
  • Interiors, May 1983, p. 89, Chair upper left by Piretti. Interiors, Sep. 1983, p. 47, "Vertebra" Group by Krueger, Armchair at left. Domus, Jan. 1981, inside front cover, Chair bottom right by Olivetti.
Patent History
Patent number: D299192
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 31, 1986
Date of Patent: Jan 3, 1989
Assignee: Herman Miller, Inc. (Zeeland, MI)
Inventors: Donald T. Chadwick (Los Angeles, CA), William E. Stumpf (Winona, MN)
Primary Examiner: Bruce W. Dunkins
Law Firm: Varnum, Riddering, Schmidt & Howlett
Application Number: 6/948,282
Current U.S. Class: D/6380