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Publication numberUSD357011 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/010,112
Publication dateApr 4, 1995
Filing dateJun 25, 1993
Publication number010112, 29010112, US D357011 S, US D357011S, US-S-D357011, USD357011 S, USD357011S
InventorsThomas E. Davies, Jr., Domenic S. Giuntoli, Steven T. Kaneko, Michael D. Nelson, Mike M. Paull
Original AssigneeStratos Product Development Group, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Keyboard
US D357011 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a keyboard, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a reduced front perspective view of the first embodiment of a keyboard showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 7 is a right side elevational view of the first embodiment;

FIG. 8 is a reduced front perspective view of the second embodiment of the keyboard in FIG. 1;

FIG. 9 is a top plan view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 10 is a front elevational view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 11 is a bottom plan view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 12 is a rear elevational view of the second embodiment;

FIG. 13 is a left side elevational view of the second embodiment; and,

FIG. 14 is a right side elevational view of the second embodiment.

Non-Patent Citations
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD14/393