Sealable food serving container

- Fort James Corporation
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FIG. 1 is an exploded perspective view showing a sealable food serving container constructed in accordance with the present invention wherein the lower serving plate and sealing cover are shown separately;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of the sealable food serving container of FIG. 1 wherein the sealing cover is sealably engaged to the serving plate;

FIG. 3 is a side view in elevation of the sealable food serving container shown in perspective in FIG. 2;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view of the sealable food serving container shown in perspective in FIG. 2 and shown in elevation in FIG. 3; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view of the sealable food container shown in perspective in FIG. 2, shown in elevation in FIG. 3 and shown in top plan view in FIG. 4.


The ornamental design for a sealable food serving container, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D358091 May 9, 1995 Warburton
D374820 October 22, 1996 Knoss et al.
D375261 November 5, 1996 Fiori
D415025 October 12, 1999 McCann
D415420 October 19, 1999 Chen
3794090 February 1974 Commisso
4197940 April 15, 1980 DeRossett
4206845 June 10, 1980 Christian
4375862 March 8, 1983 Kurinsky et al.
4705172 November 10, 1987 Gage
5377860 January 3, 1995 Littlejohn
Other references
  • Tenneco Packaging Catalog, Jan. 1996, pp. 90 and 96.
Patent History
Patent number: D450580
Type: Grant
Filed: Oct 27, 2000
Date of Patent: Nov 20, 2001
Assignee: Fort James Corporation (Deerfield, IL)
Inventors: Mark B. Littlejohn (Appleton, WI), Rebecca E. Whitmore (Chilton, WI), Jerome G. Dees (Appleton, WI)
Primary Examiner: Prabhakar Deshmukh
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: Michael W. Ferrell
Application Number: 29/131,844
Current U.S. Class: D9/429; D9/428; D7/627
International Classification: 0903;