Cosmetic compact

- Maybelline, Inc.

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a cosmetic compact showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of a second modified embodiment;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of a third modified embodiment;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view of all embodiments;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view of all embodiments;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view of all the embodiments, the side opposite being a mirror image of the side shown;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of all embodiments;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view of the first disclosed embodiment; and,

FIG. 9 is a perspective view thereof shown in an open condition.

The broken line showing of the makeup brush is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

The partially disclosed embodiments represented in FIGS. 2 and 3 are identical in all respects to the first disclosed embodiment, except for the arrangement of the interior compartments.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D280450 September 3, 1985 Schefer
D291609 August 25, 1987 Bakic
D293724 January 12, 1988 Kingsford et al.
D295452 April 26, 1988 Bakic
D303582 September 19, 1989 Gavin
D321416 November 5, 1991 Bakic
D324582 March 10, 1992 DiNuccio
Other references
  • "Vogue", May 1988, p. 45--compact in lower right corner. "D & C.I" Apr. 1986, p. 66; left center of page: open compacts. Avon campaign 3 of 1989, p. 33; duo, trio & quad silk finish compacts; and duo powder blush compact. "Mademoiselle", Jun. 1989, compact on lower right. "Mademoiselle", Dec. 1989, p. 16 compacts at center & bottom of page. Beautiful Visions advertising circular; p. 24: compact w/brush at center. "Vogue," Sep. 1990, p. 105: compact on lower right.
Patent History
Patent number: D347089
Type: Grant
Filed: Oct 21, 1991
Date of Patent: May 17, 1994
Assignee: Maybelline, Inc. (Memphis, TN)
Inventors: Tammye Byars (Cordova, TN), Jerry W. Bonnot (Memphis, TN), John M. B. Ford (Cordova, TN)
Primary Examiner: B. J. Bullock
Assistant Examiner: C. Tuttle
Law Firm: Sherman and Shalloway
Application Number: 7/779,604
Current U.S. Class: Rectangular In Plan (D28/83)