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Publication numberUSD290401 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 06/624,112
Publication dateJun 16, 1987
Filing dateJun 25, 1984
Priority dateDec 28, 1983
Publication number06624112, 624112, US D290401 S, US D290401S, US-S-D290401, USD290401 S, USD290401S
InventorsRune Bjorkman
Original AssigneePharmacia Ab
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Module holder for test tubes
US D290401 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a module holder for test tubes, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a module holder for test tubes embodying my design, shown upside down;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof; and

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view thereof.

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U.S. ClassificationD24/227