Pneumatic tire

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FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a pneumatic tire showing our new design.

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof.

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof.

In the drawings, the broken lines defining the sidewall, inner bead and the unclaimed sidewall depict environmental subject matter that forms no part of the claimed design. The dash-dot lines represent the peripheral boundary between the claimed tire tread and unclaimed sidewall.

The tread pattern is understood to repeat uniformly throughout the circumference of the tire, as shown schematically in solid lines.


The ornamental design for a pneumatic tire, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
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Patent History
Patent number: D656889
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 22, 2011
Date of Patent: Apr 3, 2012
Assignees: Societe de Technologie Michelin (Clermont-Ferrand), Michelin Recherche et Technique S.A. (Granges-Paccot)
Inventors: Nicolas Grolier (Clermont-Ferrand), Thierry Chartier (St Beauzire)
Primary Examiner: Stacia Cadmus
Attorney: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
Application Number: 29/399,956