Football mug


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a football mug showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken line showing of the words, "Team Name" in FIGS. 1 and 2 are for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design. All other broken lines represent stitching.

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Patent History
Patent number: D398188
Type: Grant
Filed: Mar 4, 1997
Date of Patent: Sep 15, 1998
Inventors: Craig L. Weeks (Winchester, VA), Cindy A. Weeks (Winchester, VA)
Primary Examiner: M. N. Pandozzi
Application Number: 0/67,657
Current U.S. Class: D/7515; D7/536; D7/623
International Classification: 0701;