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In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is as a plumbing handle primarily useful for controlling a rotatable valve stem.

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

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear elevational view being identical to the front elevational view shown;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof, the right side elevational view being identical to the left side shown;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view thereof.


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

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D76995 November 1928 Fraser
D86672 April 1932 Ferguson
Other references
  • Undated Kallista catalog ad, p. 59, showing a “Hampstead” cross handle.
  • Undated Kohler catalog ad showing a “K-7500” handle.
  • Undated Harden catalog ad showing various cross handles.
Patent History
Patent number: D466987
Type: Grant
Filed: Apr 5, 2000
Date of Patent: Dec 10, 2002
Assignee: Kallista, Inc. (Kohler, WI)
Inventor: Michael S. Smith (Santa Monica, CA)
Primary Examiner: Louis S. Zarfas
Assistant Examiner: Gregory Andoll
Attorney, Agent or Law Firm: Quarles & Brady LLP
Application Number: 29/121,393
Current U.S. Class: Handle (D23/250)
International Classification: 2301;