Ketchup bottle


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a ketchup bottle 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 right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a left side elevational view thereof.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D13323 September 1882 Winn
D221834 September 1971 Schwartz
D253038 October 2, 1979 Plummer
D355602 February 21, 1995 Buetlner et al.
Other references
  • Owens-Illinois 1960 Stock Catalog, Distilled Spirits, Wines & Cordials, p. 30, Claret bottle W-1620. Webster's New International Dictionary, Second Edition, Copyright 1934, p. 966, Fleur-de-lis illustration. Photograph of Ketchup Bottle, prior to Feb., 1994. Photograph of Bordeaux Wine Bottle-1992.
Patent History
Patent number: D373729
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 25, 1994
Date of Patent: Sep 17, 1996
Assignee: Marketing Ventures of America, Inc. (Atlanta, GA)
Inventors: Wesley D. Protheroe (Marietta, GA), Andrew H. Fagan (Los Angeles, CA), H. Burton Fisher (Fishers, IN)
Primary Examiner: Lucy Lieberman
Law Firm: Merchant, Gould, Smith, Edell, Welter & Schmidt, P.A.
Application Number: 0/19,219
Current U.S. Class: D/9500; D9/520