US D212592 S
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Des. 212,592 Patented Nov. 5, 1968 DRINKING CUP Charles Lewis Metzler, Alpine, NFL, and Henry Albert Holzwarth, Bayside, and John Duncan Wark, Freeport, N.Y., assignors to American Can Company, New York, N .Y., a corporation of New Jersey Filed May 17, 1967, Ser. No. 7,155
Term of patent 14 years (Cl. D9220) FIGURE 1 is an elevational view of a drinking cup showing our new design;
FIGURE 2 is a top plan view;
FIGURE 3 is a sectional view takenalong the line 33 of FIGURE 1; and
FIGURE 4 is a sectional view taken along the line 44 of FIGURE 1.
The characteristic feature of our design lies in a sidewall construction having upper and lower straight Wall frustoconical portions separated by a compound arcuate section wherein the lower part of said section flares outwardly and smoothly into the upper part which has a small radius toroidal shape and merges tangentially into the lower part of the upper frustoconical portion.
Lay/z References Cited UNITED STATES PATENTS 7/1937 Swift.
7/1966 Davis 2291.5
OTHER REFERENCES Deutsche Goldschmiede-Zeitung, July 1964, p. 561, lower right panel, center item in panel.
JOEL STEARMAN, Primary Examiner.