- Kohler Co.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view taken from the top, rear and right side of a handle showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear elevational view being the mirror image of the front view shown;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof.

The broken line showing of a counter top in FIG. 1 is for purposes of illustration only.

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  • Undated admitted prior art ad for a Cambrian Collection handle. Undated admitted prior art for Chalyce Collection handles. Undated admitted prior art Altmans ad for decorative rings including the double rib and double line. Undated admitted prior art ad for "round" handles. Undated admitted prior art ad for Harden handles.
Patent History
Patent number: D346012
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 22, 1992
Date of Patent: Apr 12, 1994
Assignee: Kohler Co. (Kohler, WI)
Inventors: William C. McKeone (Sheboygan, WI), Mary J. Reid (Sheboygan, WI)
Primary Examiner: James R. Largen
Law Firm: Quarles & Brady
Application Number: 7/823,647
Current U.S. Class: Offset From Axis (D23/252)