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Publication numberUSD362648 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 07/817,119
Publication dateSep 26, 1995
Filing dateDec 24, 1991
Publication number07817119, 817119, US D362648 S, US D362648S, US-S-D362648, USD362648 S, USD362648S
InventorsDonald E. Weder
Original AssigneeHighland Supply Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Flower pot cover
US D362648 S
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a flower pot cover, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of my new flower pot cover design;

FIG. 2 is a reduced top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a reduced bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a reduced side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a reduced side elevational view of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the angle of the skirt;

FIG. 6 is a reduced side elevational view of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the angle of the skirt;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of a second embodiment of my new design;

FIG. 8 is a reduced top plan view of the embodiment of FIG. 7;

FIG. 9 is a reduced bottom plan view of the embodiment of FIG. 7;

FIG. 10 is a reduced side elevational view of the embodiment of FIG. 7;

FIG. 11 is a reduced side elevational view of the embodiment of FIG. 7, the only difference being the angle of the skirt; and,

FIG. 12 is a reduced side elevational view of the embodiment of FIG. 7, the only difference being the angle of the skirt.

The article has been shaded to indicate color contrast.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Exhibit A. Curtis Wagner Co., Inc. Houston, Tex., Shows thick, stiff shiny red plastic pot cover with large scalloped border. (Photograph) Date unknown.
2Exhibit A-Speed Cover® Brochure--The Simple Solution . . . , ©1989.
3Exhibit B. Jacobson Pot Cover Company of Scranton, Pennsylvania advertising literature. Date of first use unknown.
4Exhibit C. Photograph of pot cover, manufacturer unknown, but very similar to #C21 on Exhibit B (Jacobson literature). Date unknown.
5Exhibit D. Photocopy of photo of pot cover ("Platform Pot Dresser") made by John Raisen Corp., San Francisco, Calif. Date of first use unknown.
6Exhibit E. Photograph of 2--part pot cover system made by Floral Decor, subsidiary of John Henry Co., Lansing, Mich. Date unknown.
7Exhibit F. Photo of pot cover made by a Holland company (K.P.I.). Date of first public use believed to be late 1984.
8Exhibit G. "The Glass of Frederick Carder", copyright 1971 by P. V. Gardner, showing various styles of glass basket-like vases or containers.
9Exhibit H. "Speed Cover®" brochure, published in 1983 by Applicants, showing various pot covers for sale.
10Exhibit I. "Speed Cover®" brochure, published in 1983 by Applicants, showing various pot covers for sale.
11Exhibit J. Item published in 1936 by Gellman Bros., Minneapolis, Minn. Shows an assortment of paper hats.
12Exhibit K. Photo of various other flower pot wrappings, sold in rolls or sheets and used in the floral industry for years. Date unknown.
13Exhibit L. Photo of pot cover made of woven straw-like material. Date unknown.
14Exhibit M. Photo of basket-type pot cover used in the floral industry. Date unknown.
15Exhibit N. "Speed Cover®" brochure, published in 1984 by Applicants, showing various pot covers for sale.
Referenced by
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US6662494 *Oct 2, 2002Dec 16, 2003Southpac Trust International, Inc.System for forming a decorative cover for a plant having substantial horizontal growth
USD380173Jul 28, 1995Jun 24, 1997Southpac Trust International, Inc.Flower pot cover
Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD11/164, D11/143