Automatic lavatory faucet


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an automatic lavatory faucet showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken line showing of an insert in the bottom plan view is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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Patent History
Patent number: D415561
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 6, 1998
Date of Patent: Oct 19, 1999
Assignee: Mark Controls Corporation (Skokie, IL)
Inventor: Jon W. Lindholm (Chicago, IL)
Primary Examiner: Louis S. Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: Eric Watterson
Law Firm: Brinks, Hofer, Gilson, & Lione
Application Number: 0/86,116
Current U.S. Class: Faucet Fixture (7) (D23/238)
International Classification: 2301;