Fitting support

- Kallista, Inc.

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In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is as a fitting support primarily useful for serving as a decorative finish for plumbing or accessory fittings.

FIG. 1 is a left, top, front perspective view of a fitting support embodying my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof, the right side, left side, and rear elevational views being identical to the front elevational view shown; and,

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken line representation of a hole in FIGS. 1 and 3 is for the purpose of illustration only, and forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a fitting support, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D33787 December 1900 Meiners
D76790 November 1928 Fraser
D76995 November 1928 Fraser
D83924 April 1931 Sakier
D162273 February 1951 Young
D318714 July 30, 1991 Spangler
D321630 November 19, 1991 Hollinger
D325958 May 5, 1992 Stairs, Jr. et al.
D327531 June 30, 1992 Ko
D372299 July 30, 1996 Fabian
D404802 January 26, 1999 Delker
D405163 February 2, 1999 Doughty et al.
D405508 February 9, 1999 Doughty et al.
D405509 February 9, 1999 Doughty et al.
Other references
  • 1997 Kohler catalog ad, p. 2.10, showing “Finial” cross lever handles.
  • 1989 Kallista ad showing a cross lever handle.
  • 1987 Auburn ad showing a #2001 escutcheon.
Patent History
Patent number: D455196
Type: Grant
Filed: Jun 20, 2000
Date of Patent: Apr 2, 2002
Assignee: Kallista, Inc. (Kohler, WI)
Inventor: Bradley R. Caplow (Sherman Oaks, CA)
Primary Examiner: Louis S. Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: Gregory Andoll
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: Quarles & Brady LLP
Application Number: 29/125,202
Current U.S. Class: Element Or Attachment (D23/249)
International Classification: 2301;