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Publication numberUSD17143 S
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateMar 1, 1887
Filing dateJan 21, 1867
Publication numberUS D17143 S, US D17143S, US-S-D17143, USD17143 S, USD17143S
InventorsEgbert C. Anderson
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Design for a tin can
US D17143 S
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DOCUMENT NUMBER LD 1 7 H,3

UNITED STATES PATENT Ormea ROBERT C. ANDERSON, OF BAYONNE, NEW JERSEY.

DESIGN FOR A TIN CAN.

SPECIFICATION forming. part of Design No. 17,143, dated March 1, 1887. Application filed January 2], 1887. Serial No. 225,048. Term of patent 14 years.

To @ZZ whom it may concern:

Beit known that I, ROBERT C. ANDERSON, a citizen of the United States, residing at Bayonne. in the county of Hudson and State of New Jersey, have invented and produced a new and original Design for Tin Cans, ofwhieh the following is a speeiiieation, reference l` eing had to the accompanying drawings, forlning part thereof.

Figure 1 is aside View of my newly designed tin can. Fig. 2 is a plan view of the top ofthe same; and Fig. 3 is a see-tional View of the top, taken on lineg/ y, Fig. 2.

The leading features of my design consist of aperpendienlarly-corrugated side and adiagonally-eorrugated top.

A is the can, which is of rectangular forni, the sides B of which are perpendieularly eorrugated, substantially as represented in Fig. 1.

Os a smooth marginal border surrounding the eorrugations, and having a beading, D, as shown, at the top and bottoni.

F is the top of the can, which is square in form and having eross-shaped eorrugations G which join each other at the center.

Vhat I Claim isl, In a design for a reetangularti n can herein shown and described, the side thereof, consist` ing ofa series of vertical parallel eorrugations and asmooth marginal border surroundingthe corrugations.

2. In adesign fora rectangular tin can herein shown and described, the side thereof, Consisting of aseriesof vertical parallel eorrugations and a smooth marginal bordersurrounding the same, and beaded at its top and bottoni, and having a top provided with cross-shaped corrngations.

ROB'I. O. A NDERSON.

Witnesses:

W. H. PALMER, H. O. RUDING.