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Publication numberUSD313573 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/107,801
Publication dateJan 8, 1991
Filing dateOct 13, 1987
Publication number07107801, 107801, US D313573 S, US D313573S, US-S-D313573, USD313573 S, USD313573S
InventorsDonald E. Weder, Erwin H. Weder, Wanda M. Weder, Franklin J. Craig, Wilma M. Donnelly, Phyllis J. Bolk, John W. Bergstrand, Robert C. Abrams
Original AssigneeHighland Supply Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Flower pot cover
US D313573 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a flower pot cover, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a flowerpot cover showing our new design, the cross-hatching indicates a contrasting surface;

FIG. 2 is a reduced top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a reduced bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a reduced side elevational view thereof, all sides being substantially identical;

FIG. 5 is a reduced bottom plan view of a second embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the configuration of the edge of the bottom layer;

FIG. 6 is a reduced bottom plan view of a third embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the configuration of the edge of the bottom layer;

FIG. 7 is a reduced side elevational view of a fourth embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the angle of the skirt;

FIG. 8 is a reduced side elevational view of the embodiment of the design of FIG. 5;

FIG. 9 is a reduced side elevational view of the embodiment of the design of FIG. 6.

The flower pot cover has no substantial thickness.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1"Speed Cover" brochure, published 1984, by Applicants, showing various pot covers.
2"Speed Cover", brochure, published 1983, by Applicants, showing various pot covers.
3"The Glass of Frederick Carder", copyright 1971, by P. V. Gardner, showing various styles of glass basket-like vases or containers.
4Curtis Wagner Co., Inc., Houston, TX, shows thick, stiff, shiny red plastic pot cover with large scalloped border (Photograph) date unknown.
5Date of first use unknown, Jacobson Pot Cover Co., Scranton, PA advertising literature.
6Handbook of Designs & Devices; C. P. Hornung; 1932; p. 67; rectangular design #595.
7Item published in 1936 by Gellman Bros., Minneapolis, MN, Shows an assortment of paper hats.
8Photo of basket-type pot cover used in the floral industry, date unknown.
9Photo of pot cover made by a Holland Company ("K.P.I."), Date of first public use believed to be late 1984.
10Photo of pot cover made of woven straw-like material, date unknown.
11Photo of various other flower pot wrapping, sold in rolls or sheets and used in the floral industry many years.
12Photocopy of photo of pot cover ("Platform Pot Dresser") made by John Raisen Corp., San Francisco, CA, Date of first use unknown.
13Photograph of 2-part pot cover system made by Floral Decor, subsidiary of John Henry Co., Lansing, MI, date unknown.
14Photograph of pot cover, manufacturer unknown, date unknown.
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD11/164, D11/143