Water closet

- Jacob Delafon

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FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a water closet embodying my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof, the right side elevational view being a mirror image of the left side shown; and,

FIG. 4 is a cross-sectional view taken along line 4--4 of FIG. 2.

The broken line representations of holes in FIG. 2 and of mounting hardware in FIG. 3 are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D311243 October 9, 1990 Vaupel et al.
D314236 January 29, 1991 Ament
D323880 February 11, 1992 McKeone et al.
D346854 May 10, 1994 Reid
D353450 December 13, 1994 Anderson et al.
Other references
  • Undated Jacob Delafon cataglog ad, p. 70, showing a "Super Rivella" toilet, admitted prior art. 1996 Kohler catalog ad, pp. 14-16, showing a "Folio" toilet.
Patent History
Patent number: D412742
Type: Grant
Filed: May 2, 1998
Date of Patent: Aug 10, 1999
Assignee: Jacob Delafon (Paris)
Inventor: Jean-Hugues Soulier (Garches)
Primary Examiner: Louis S. Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: Eric Watterson
Law Firm: Quarles & Brady LLP
Application Number: 0/87,448
Current U.S. Class: With Water Tank (18) (D23/301)
International Classification: 2302;