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Publication numberUSD321973 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/558,419
Publication dateDec 3, 1991
Filing dateJul 27, 1990
Publication number07558419, 558419, US D321973 S, US D321973S, US-S-D321973, USD321973 S, USD321973S
InventorsTinker L. Hatfield
Original AssigneeNike, Inc., Nike International Ltd.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Cup shaped shoe sole
US D321973 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a cup shaped shoe sole, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a bottom plan view of a cup shaped shoe sole showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a cross sectional view of the sole as shown in section 2--2 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a cross sectional view of the sole as shown in section 3--3 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a side elevational view of one side of the cup shaped sole;

FIG. 5 is a side elevational view of the other side of the cup shaped sole;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view of the cup shaped sole and;

FIG. 7 is a rear elevational view of the cup shaped sole.

The broken line showing of a shoe upper and the internal top and side surfaces of the sole cross sections are for illustrative purposes and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Air Flight 90 Brochure.
2Nike Fall 1987 Catalog, pp. 50, 52, 54.
3Nike Fall 1988 Catalog, pp. 60, 62, 64, 66.
4Nike Fall 1989 Catalog, pp. 54, 56, 58, 60.
5Nike Fall 1990 Catalog, pp. 30, 56, 58, 60, 62, 64, 66.
6Nike Spring 1989 Catalog, pp. 62, 64, 66, 68.
7Nike Spring 1990 Catalog, pp. 56, 58, 60, 62, 64, 66.
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U.S. ClassificationD02/954, D02/957, D02/977