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Publication numberUSD217232 S
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateApr 21, 1970
Filing dateNov 29, 1968
Publication numberUS D217232 S, US D217232S, US-S-D217232, USD217232 S, USD217232S
InventorsOscar W. Meller
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Shipping container
US D217232 S
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United States Patent ()fifice 217,232

Patented Apr. 21, 1970 SHIPPING CONTAINER Oscar W. Meller, Akron, Edsel F. Moflitt, Tallmadge, and Frank C. Morse and Gerald L. Woodling, Akron, Ohio, assignors to Goodyear Aerospace Corporation, Akron, Ohio, a corporation of Delaware Filed Nov. 29, 1968, Ser. No. 14,718

Term of patent 14 years Int. Cl. D9-05 US. Cl. D9-246 Del. 217,232

PAGE 5 FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the shipping container showing one form of our design wherein fabric material forms the full front and rear closures of the container;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view of the shipping container showing a second form of our design wherein foldable doors form full front and rear closures of the container;

FIG. 3 is a perspective view of the shipping container showing a third form of our design wherein fabric and corrugated panels are combined to form partial front and rear closures of the container;

FIG. 4 is a perspective view of the shipping container showing a fourth form of our design wherein fabric material forms partial front and rear closures of the container; and

FIG. 5 is a perspective view of the shipping container showing a fifth form of our design wherein foldable doors form partial front and rear closures of the container.

The base of our new design for a shipping container is a smooth plane panel and the top and sides are matched corrugated panels.

We claim:

The ornamental design for a shipping container, as shown and described References Cited UNITED STATES PATENTS D. 137,617 4/1944 Miller D871 D. 159,221 7/1950 Nonas D871 1,937,615 12/1933 Willoughby 220-1.5

EDWIN H. HUNTER, Primary Examiner

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