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Publication numberUSD372197 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/041,535
Publication dateJul 30, 1996
Filing dateJul 17, 1995
Publication number041535, 29041535, US D372197 S, US D372197S, US-S-D372197, USD372197 S, USD372197S
InventorsJames M. Gough
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Paint can
US D372197 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a paint can, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a top, front and right side perspective view of a paint can showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom view thereof.

The side opposite to that shown in FIG. 3 is identical thereto.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Freund Can Company Catalog No. 63, p. 6, Lithographed can for chemicals, top left.
2Freund Can Company Catalog, No. 63, p. 4, Square cans.
3Modern Packaging Encyclopedia, 1948, p. 660, square can, top photo, can in upper corner.
4Symbol Sourcebook by Henry Dreyfus, copyright 1972, p. 105, symbol for uranium.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD09/782, D09/906, D09/907, D09/560