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Publication numberUSD256053 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 05/898,004
Publication dateJul 22, 1980
Filing dateApr 20, 1978
Publication number05898004, 898004, US D256053 S, US D256053S, US-S-D256053, USD256053 S, USD256053S
InventorsCarl J. Steigerwald
Original AssigneeThe Kendall Company
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Specimen device
US D256053 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a specimen device, substantially as shown.

FIG. 1 is an elevational view of a specimen device embodying my new design with a cap removed from a vial of the device;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the device of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is an elevational view of the device with the cap on the vial;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view of the device of FIG. 3; and

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view of the device of FIG. 3.

Non-Patent Citations
1Cole-Parmer, Catalog 1977-1978, 1976, p. 245, Miniature Polyvials, top left of page.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/224, D09/556