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Publication numberUSD373824 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/025,229
Publication dateSep 17, 1996
Filing dateAug 3, 1994
Publication number025229, 29025229, US D373824 S, US D373824S, US-S-D373824, USD373824 S, USD373824S
InventorsJoy A. Packard, Thomas J. Packard
Original AssigneeMinnesota Mining And Manufacturing Company
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Stethoscope chestpiece
US D373824 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for an stethoscope chestpiece, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a stethoscope chestpiece showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view thereof, the opposite side elevational view being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a cross-sectional view thereof, taken approximately along line 5--5 of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is an enlarged rear perspective view of the stethoscope chestpiece of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 8 is an enlarged front perspective view of the chestpiece of FIG. 1.

The broken line showing of the sound tube in FIG. 7 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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U.S. ClassificationD24/134