Design for a handle for knives or similar articles
US D34198 S
Description (OCR text may contain errors)
Patented Mar. [2, I90l.
J. H. CROSBY. HANDLE FOR KNIVES 0R SIMILAR ARTICLES.
(Application filed Feb. 16, 1901.)
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UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE.
JOSEPH H. CROSBY, OF JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA, ASSIGNOR TO GREENLEAF & CROSBY COMPANY, OF FLORIDA.
DESIGN FOR A HANDLE FOR KNIVES OR SIMILAR ARTICLES SPECIFICATION forming part of Design No. 34,198, dated March 12 1901.
Application filed February 16, 1901. Serial No. 47,706. Term of patent 7 years.
' To aZZ whom it may concern: formed by an alligator a,whose tail bis folded Be it known that I, JOSEPH H. CROSBY, a back upon the belly. The distended jaws c c 20 citizen of the United States, residing at Jackof the reptile is represented as encompassing sonville, in the county of Dnval and State of the portion of the handle (1 adjacent to the 5 Florida, have invented a certain new and blade. The portion dis longitudinallyfluted. original Design for the Handle of a Knife or It is apparent that this design is also ap- Similar Article, of which the following is a plicable to forks and other similar articles. 25 specification, reference being had therein to Having described my invention, what I the accompanying drawings. claim as new, and desire to secure by Letters IO Figure 1 is a side view of a knife-handle, Patent, is
showing my design; and Fig. 2, a sectional The design for a knife-handle or similar arview taken on line a; a: of Fig. 1. ticle, as herein shown and described. 30 As shown in the drawings, the leading or In testimony whereof I have affixed my sig material feature of my design consists in the nature in presence of two witnesses. 15 representation of an alligator bearing the up- JOSEPH H. CROSBY.
per portion of the handle between his jaws. Witnesses:
In detail my design is as follows: The 0011- THOMAS P. DURHAM, tour of the body portion of the handle is HAYDEN W. CROSBY.