Lid for storage container


FIG. 1 is a top left front perspective view of a lid for storage container showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof; the rear elevational view being a mirror image; and,

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof; the left side elevational view being a mirror image.

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Patent History

Patent number: D358328
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 7, 1993
Date of Patent: May 16, 1995
Assignee: Rubbermaid Office Products Inc. (Maryville, TN)
Inventors: Robert R. Huerto (Farragut, TN), Jerry L. Sharber (Cypress, CA)
Primary Examiner: Alan P. Douglas
Assistant Examiner: R. Spear
Attorneys: Richard B. O'Planick, Lisa B. Riedesel
Application Number: 0/16,090


Current U.S. Class: D/9435; D/9443