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FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of an earphone;

FIG. 2 is a rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a right side view thereof, a left side view being a mirror image of a right side view.

The broken line showing on the drawing disclosure is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for an earphone, as shown and described.

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Patent History

Patent number: D564495
Type: Grant
Filed: Jan 24, 2007
Date of Patent: Mar 18, 2008
Assignee: Victor Company of Japan, Limited (Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa)
Inventor: Yuzuko Sasaki (Tokyo)
Primary Examiner: Paula A. Greene
Attorney: The Nath Law Group
Application Number: 29/271,646