Light-emitting diode for illuminating an object

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FIG. 1 is a perspective view of light-emitting diode for illuminating an object in accordance with the present design, as viewed from front;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view thereof, the rear elevation view being a mirror image;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

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

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof, the left side view being a mirror image.

The article is a surface-mount type light-emitting diode for illumination purpose and emits light from the circular-shaped central portion. Further, the dome portion of the central portion and the outer layer portion of the central portion, which is integrated with the dome portion, have light-transmitting characteristics.

The article is widely used in mobile phones as a light source for flash and in various other devices for illumination purpose, and further as a light source in generic illumination.


The ornamental design for a light-emitting diode for illuminating an object, as shown and described.

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Patent History
Patent number: D592615
Type: Grant
Filed: Jun 5, 2008
Date of Patent: May 19, 2009
Assignee: Citizen Electronics Co., Ltd. (Yamanashi)
Inventors: Sadato Imai (Hachioji), Kazuo Funakubo (Hachioji)
Primary Examiner: Selina Sikder
Attorney: Browdy and Neimark, P.L.L.C.
Application Number: 29/319,232