FIG. 1 is a left side elevation view of a container showing our new design, the opposite side being identical;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevation view thereof, the opposite side being identical; and,

FIG. 5 is a perspective view thereof.

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Patent History
Patent number: D383390
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 7, 1996
Date of Patent: Sep 9, 1997
Assignee: Chesebrough-Pond's USA Co., Division of Conopco, Inc. (Greenwich, CT)
Inventors: Mel Abfier (Stamford, CT), Matthew Scott Okin (Cresskill, NJ)
Primary Examiner: Prabhakar G. Deshmukh
Assistant Examiner: Cheri Cohen
Attorney: Milton L. Honig
Application Number: 0/50,054
Current U.S. Class: D/9520; D9/302; D9/521; D9/529
International Classification: 0903;