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FIG. 1 is a left front perspective view of a bookcase showing my 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 claimed design. The dashed lines represent environmental elements only and form no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a bookcase, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D242679 December 14, 1976 Adkinson
D257197 October 7, 1980 Sanchez
D386325 November 18, 1997 O'Hare
Other references
  • Thomasville, Camille Hutch, p. 5, 1983.
  • Thomasville, Camille Hutch, p. 7, 1983.
  • Ethan Allen, Double Arch Bookcase, p. 249, 1994.
  • Furniture Today, Containers 2 Go Hutch, p. 174, 1983.
  • Bookcase/entertainment center, source unknown.
  • Bookcase, source unknown.
  • Bookcase, source unknown.
  • Panels at base of column of the temple at Didyma, Turkey 1 st Century AD, The Palmette, p. 123.
  • Storage Chest, Collector's Cherry Collection, Thomasville Furniture Industries, Inc., p. 13.
Patent History
Patent number: D437508
Type: Grant
Filed: Oct 14, 1999
Date of Patent: Feb 13, 2001
Inventor: Daniel David Wistehuff, Sr. (Greensboro, NC)
Primary Examiner: Cathron B. Matta
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: Rhodes & Mason, P.L.L.C.
Application Number: 29/112,345
Current U.S. Class: D6/438
International Classification: 0604;