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FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a colander embodying the design of the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the colander shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view of the colander shown in FIG. 1, the colander being symmetrical about a vertical axis and the design is the same in all views around the axis; and,

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view.

The design is characterized by the alternate rows of paired oblong or oval leaf-like holes and circular holes.

The broken lines are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.


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

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D400765 November 10, 1998 Cohen et al.
3300048 January 1967 Pollock
Other references
  • Colonial Garden Kitchen, p52, Colander (C), Sep. 1994.
Patent History
Patent number: D440126
Type: Grant
Filed: Nov 17, 1999
Date of Patent: Apr 10, 2001
Inventor: Al Smaldone (Brooklyn, NY)
Primary Examiner: Terry A. Wallace
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: Bauer & Schaffer, LLP
Application Number: 29/114,160
Current U.S. Class: D7/667
International Classification: 0704;