Design for a box
US D10886 S
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BEST AVAILABLE COPY Patented Oct, 29,1878,
UNITED STATES PATENT OEEICE.
MICHAEL I. VELLEP, OF VASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
DESIGN FOR A BOX.
Specifica-tion formingpnrt of DesignNo. 10,886, dated October 29,1878; application tiled October 17', 78. [Term of patent 7 years] To all whom it may concern:
Be it known that I, MICHAEL I. WELLER, of Washington, District of Columbia, have originated und invented :t new und useful Design for Boxes for Cigars, Sac.; und I do hereby declare that the following is it full, cleur, and exact description thereof, reference being had to the accompanying drawing', forming' e part of this speciticntion.
My design has for its object to furnish to the trade a. peculiarly-shaped box for the packing' of cigars end other merchandise and it consists in at box formed in the shape of u letter W.
The letter A represents n box, constructed of any suitable materiel, or n combination ot materiels, and which is composed of two purallel sections, a b, inclined in one direction, and connected to two similar parallel sections,
c d, inclined in an opposite direction, the whole forming a block letter W. The letter B represents the cover, and C o, ring' by which the box muy be suspended.
The box forms quite it novel und striking` design, and is intended for the purpose of exposing` cigars and other merchandise in the show windows and cases, und elsewhere.
I claim ns my invention- The design for :t box substantially as shown and described.
In testimony that I cla-iin the foregoing' its my own I nfx my signature in presence of two witnesses.
MICHAEL I'. WELLER.
WILLIAM FITCH, J. R. NOTTINGHAM.