Display device and clock apparatus

Description

FIG. 1 is a front right side perspective view of a first embodiment of the design employing a liqued crystal display (LCD) panel;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the design shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view of the design shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view of the design shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the design shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the design shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 7 is a front right side perspective view of a first embodiment of the design employing a cathode ray tube (CRT);

FIG. 8 is a front elevational view of the design shown in FIG. 7;

FIG. 9 is a rear elevational view of the design shwon in FIG. 7;

FIG. 10 is a right side elevational view of the design shown in FIG. 7;

FIG. 11 is a top plan view of the design shown in FIG. 7 ; and,

FIG. 12 is a bottom plan view of the design shown in FIG. 7.

The shapes of the hands of the clock and the format of the lettering on the face of the clock are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design. The left elevational views of the designs shown in FIGS. 1 and 7 are mirror images of the right elevational views shown in FIGS. 4 and 10, respectively, and are therefore not shown.

Referenced Cited

U.S. Patent Documents

D107687 December 1937 Lipschutz
D114631 May 1939 Bernstein
D247777 April 25, 1978 Roberson
D347246 May 24, 1994 Wen
D347392 May 31, 1994 Kuo
D347795 June 14, 1994 Kuo
D359693 June 27, 1995 Chung
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D406613 March 9, 1999 Nakanishi

Patent History

Patent number: D427529
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 30, 1998
Date of Patent: Jul 4, 2000
Assignee: Thomson Consumer Electronics, Inc. (Indianapolis, IN)
Inventor: Paul Stephen Haney (Noblesville, IN)
Primary Examiner: Nelson C. Holtje
Attorneys: Joseph S. Tripoli, Peter M. Emanuel
Application Number: 0/98,483

Classifications

Current U.S. Class: Combined (1) (D10/2); Animate (D10/34); Animate (D10/7)
International Classification: 1001;