FIG. 1 is a left front perspective view of an armoire showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a side view, the opposite side being a mirror image thereof; and,

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof.

The top, bottom and rear elevational views of the design are not shown and form no part of the claim design. The dashed lines represent environmental elements only and form no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D382139 August 12, 1997 Palka
D386627 November 25, 1997 Estape et al.
D416403 November 16, 1999 Cain
Other references
  • Thomasville, Replicas 1800 Antique Armoire/Bar, p. 33, date unknown. Furniture Today, Vanguard Vintage Cabinet, p. 206, Oct. 21, 1996. Furniture Today, Lane Co. Cabinet, p. 48, Apr. 21, 1997. Armoire, Biscayne Collection, Henredon Furniture. Country English Armoire, The Melrose Collection, 1991. Storage Chest, Collector's Cherry Collection, Thomasville Furniture Industries, Inc., p. 13. Therese Armoire, The Ralph Lauren Furniture Collection, 1996.
Patent History
Patent number: D434926
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 22, 1999
Date of Patent: Dec 12, 2000
Assignee: Thomasville Furniture Industries, Inc. (Thomasville, NC)
Inventors: Guy A. Walters, III (High Point, NC), Charles C. Cain (High Point, NC)
Primary Examiner: Cathron B. Matta
Law Firm: Rhodes & Mason, P.L.L.C.
Application Number: 0/111,166
Current U.S. Class: D/6446; D6/434; D6/445
International Classification: 0604;