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Publication numberUSD362504 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/021,353
Publication dateSep 19, 1995
Filing dateApr 14, 1994
Publication number021353, 29021353, US D362504 S, US D362504S, US-S-D362504, USD362504 S, USD362504S
InventorsMarlin Younker, Dean Secrest
Original AssigneeUnited States Endoscopy Group, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Handle portion for an endoscopic instrument
US D362504 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a handle portion for an endoscopic instrument, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a handle portion for an endoscopic instrument showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom elevational view thereof.

The broken line showing in the FIGS. 1 through 5 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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U.S. ClassificationD24/146, D24/143, D24/133, D24/147