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Publication numberUSD318029 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/337,457
Publication dateJul 9, 1991
Filing dateApr 13, 1989
Publication number07337457, 337457, US D318029 S, US D318029S, US-S-D318029, USD318029 S, USD318029S
InventorsDonald E. Weder
Original AssigneeHighland Supply Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Flower pot cover
US D318029 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 flower pot cover showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a reduced side elevational view thereof, all being identical;

FIG. 3 is a reduced top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a reduced bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a reduced side elevational view of a second embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the decrease in height;

FIG. 6 is a reduced side elevational view of a third embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the increase in height;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of a fourth embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the configuration of the opening;

FIG. 8 is a reduced side elevational view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 9 is a reduced side elevational view taken at a 45 degree angle from FIG. 8;

FIG. 10 is a reduced top plan view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 11 is a reduced bottom plan view of FIG. 7;

FIG. 12 is a reduced side elevational view of a fifth embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the decrease in height and the configuration of the opening being as shown in FIG. 10;

FIG. 13 is a reduced side elevational view of a sixth embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only differences being the increase in height and the configuration of the opening being as shown in FIG. 10.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Exhibit A. Curtis Wagner Co., Inc., Houston, TX, shows thick, stiff shiny red plastic pot cover with large scalloped border (Photograph), Date unknown.
2Exhibit B. Jacobson Pot Cover Company of Scranton, Pa. advertising literature, Date of first use unknown.
3Exhibit C. Photograph of pot cover, manufacturer unknown, date unknown.
4Exhibit D. Photography of photo of pot cover ("Platform Pot Dresser") made by John Raisen Corp., San Francisco, CA, Date of first use unknown.
5Exhibit E. Photograph of 2-part pot cover system made by Floral Decor, subsidiary of John Henry Co., Lansing, MI, date unknown.
6Exhibit F. Photo of pot cover made by a Holland company (K.P.I.), Date of first public use believed to be late 1984.
7Exhibit G. "The Glass of Frederick Carder", copyright 1971 by P. V. Gardner, showing various styles of glass basket-like vases or containers.
8Exhibit H. "Speed CoverŪ" brochure, published in 1983 by Applicants, showing various pot covers.
9Exhibit I. "Speed CoverŪ" brochure, published in 1983 by Applicants, showing various pot covers.
10Exhibit J. Item published in 1936 by Gellman Bros., Minneapolis, MN, Shows an assortment of paper hats.
11Exhibit K. Photo of various other flower pot wrapping, sold in rolls or sheets and used in the floral industry for years.
12Exhibit L. Photo of pot cover made of woven straw-like material, date unknown.
13Exhibit M. Photo of basket-type pot cover used in the floral industry, date unknown.
14Exhibit N. "Speed CoverŪ" brochure, published in 1984 by Applicants, showing various pot covers.
Referenced by
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US7104007May 16, 2005Sep 12, 2006Wanda M. Weder And William F. StraeterFloral sleeve with deployable flap
US8091278May 23, 2011Jan 10, 2012Wanda M. Weder and William F. Straeter, not individually but soley as Trustees of The Family TrustPlant package and methods of forming same using a thermoplastic flower pot
US8191309Sep 21, 2011Jun 5, 2012Wanda M. Weder & William F. StraeterPlant package and methods of forming same using a thermoplastic flower pot
US8353127May 4, 2012Jan 15, 2013Wanda M. Weder And William F. StraeterPlant package and methods of forming same using a thermoplastic flower pot
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD11/164, D11/152