Dust pan

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FIG. 1 is a top left front perspective view of a dust pan 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;

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

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof; the left side elevational view being a mirror image.

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Patent History
Patent number: D367745
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 13, 1995
Date of Patent: Mar 5, 1996
Assignee: Rubbermaid Cleaning Products Inc. (Greenville, NC)
Inventors: Alan B. Feldman (Salem, VA), David B. Joyner (Farmville, NC)
Primary Examiner: A. Hugo Word
Assistant Examiner: Cynthia E. Ramirez
Attorneys: Richard B. O'Planick, Lisa B. Riedesel
Application Number: 0/33,489