Eyeglass earstem

- Oakley, Inc.

FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of the eyeglass earstem showing my new design, the eyeglass frame being shown in broken-lines for illustrative purposes only;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is an end elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an opposite end elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof.

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Patent History
Patent number: D311197
Type: Grant
Filed: May 16, 1988
Date of Patent: Oct 9, 1990
Assignee: Oakley, Inc. (Irvine, CA)
Inventor: James H. Jannard (Laguna Niguel, CA)
Primary Examiner: Bruce W. Dunkins
Assistant Examiner: Clare E. Heflin
Law Firm: Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear
Application Number: 7/194,579
Current U.S. Class: D16/127; D16/112