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Publication numberUSD346745 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/765,111
Publication dateMay 10, 1994
Filing dateSep 24, 1991
Publication number07765111, 765111, US D346745 S, US D346745S, US-S-D346745, USD346745 S, USD346745S
InventorsThomas W. Heynen, Andrew Halasz, Christopher L. Caliendo
Original AssigneeAmerican National Can Company
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Fluted container
US D346745 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a fluted container, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the fluted container incorporating the new design;

FIG. 2 is a side view thereof, the other sides being the same as the side shown;

FIG. 3 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a vertical cross-section of the fluted container shown in FIG. 2.

The broken line showing a pull tab in FIGS. 1 and 3 is for illustrative purposes only and does not form part of the claimed design.

The characteristic feature of our design resides in the specific configuration of the fluting pattern in combination with the container as shown.

Non-Patent Citations
1Packaging, Sep. 1985, p. 25, Tab soda can.
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U.S. ClassificationD09/775, D09/518, D09/903