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Publication numberUSD347172 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/765,112
Publication dateMay 24, 1994
Filing dateSep 24, 1991
Publication number07765112, 765112, US D347172 S, US D347172S, US-S-D347172, USD347172 S, USD347172S
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 D347172 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a fluted container, as shown and described.
Description

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 can sown 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.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Packaging, Sep. 1985, p. 25, Tab Soda Can.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD09/775, D09/903, D09/518, D09/552