Knife handle

- Fiskars Brands, Inc.
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Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a knife handle showing the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the claimed design.

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the claimed design.

FIG. 4 is a left side view of the claimed design.

FIG. 5 is a top view of the claimed design.

FIG. 6 is a right side view of the claimed design; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view of the claimed design.

The broken lines shown in the drawings represent environmental structure and form no part of the claimed design.

Claims

We claim the ornamental design for a knife handle, as shown and described.

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Patent History

Patent number: D614933
Type: Grant
Filed: Oct 2, 2009
Date of Patent: May 4, 2010
Assignee: Fiskars Brands, Inc. (Madison, WI)
Inventors: Jeffrey Freeman (Tigard, OR), Darrin Seeds (Vancouver, WA)
Primary Examiner: Cathron C Brooks
Assistant Examiner: Barbara Fox
Attorney: Foley & Lardner LLP
Application Number: 29/316,495

Classifications

Current U.S. Class: D8/107; D8/99