Combined knife handle and holder


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a combined knife handle and holder showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is an exploded perspective view showing the front side of the knife out of the holder and the top and the bottom layers of the holder;

FIG. 3 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is an enlarged cross section view taken along line 5--5 of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear view of the knife handle, the top and bottom layers of the holder being omitted from the view for clarity of illustration.

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

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D172723 July 1954 Polk
D172725 July 1954 Polk
D172726 July 1954 Polk
D218729 September 1970 Laughlin
D223401 April 1972 Meisner
4389775 June 28, 1983 Collins
4481712 November 13, 1984 Phelps
Other references
  • The Cristy Knife Advertisement, Sep. 1949, p. 48, Knives in Boxes.
Patent History
Patent number: D354667
Type: Grant
Filed: Jul 20, 1992
Date of Patent: Jan 24, 1995
Inventor: Joseph D. Rundell (Clio, MI)
Primary Examiner: Bernard Ansher
Assistant Examiner: Philip Hyder
Law Firm: Gifford, Groh, Sprinkle, Patmore and Anderson
Application Number: 7/915,535
Current U.S. Class: D 8/98