Clothes hamper

- Rubbermaid Incorporated

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a clothes hamper embodying our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view thereof showing the side opposite to that which is shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The surface pattern which is fragmentally shown in FIGS. 1, 2 and 5 is understood to repeat uniformly and continuously across the entire indicated surfaces.

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Patent History
Patent number: D342365
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 7, 1992
Date of Patent: Dec 14, 1993
Assignee: Rubbermaid Incorporated (Wooster, OH)
Inventors: Brian J. Conaway (Wooster, OH), Tyrone M. Keyes (Cincinnati, OH)
Primary Examiner: Wallace R. Burke
Assistant Examiner: Lavone D. Tabor
Law Firm: Renner, Kenner, Greive, Bobak, Taylor & Weber
Application Number: 7/818,713