Sponge brush

- Empire Brushes, Inc.

FIG. 1 is a top, front, and left side perspective view of a sponge brush showing our design;

FIG. 2 is an enlarged front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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7181 June 1876 Kerr
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Patent History
Patent number: D351285
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 7, 1993
Date of Patent: Oct 11, 1994
Assignee: Empire Brushes, Inc. (Greenville, NC)
Inventors: David B. Joyner (Winterville, NC), Paul A. Ricciarelli (Ayden, NC)
Primary Examiner: Wallace R. Burke
Assistant Examiner: Lavone D. Tabor
Law Firm: Kirchstein, Ottinger, Israel & Schiffmiller
Application Number: 0/12,625