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Publication numberUSD377431 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/030,013
Publication dateJan 21, 1997
Filing dateSep 29, 1994
Publication number030013, 29030013, US D377431 S, US D377431S, US-S-D377431, USD377431 S, USD377431S
InventorsWilliam E. Stumpf, Rodney C. Schoenfelder, Donald Chadwick, Carolyn Keller
Original AssigneeHerman Miller, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Seat and back unit for a chair
US D377431 S
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a seat and back unit for a chair, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a seat and back unit for a chair;

FIG. 2 is a right side view of a seat and back unit for a chair, the left side being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front view of a seat and back unit for a chair;

FIG. 4 is a rear view of a seat and back unit for a chair;

FIG. 5 is a top view of a seat and back unit for a chair; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom view of a seat and back unit for a chair.

The broken line showing of a tubular frame in all figures is for environmental purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Blueprint, Oct., 1994.
2Industrial Design, Jun., 1983, p. 23.
3Interiors, Aug. 1981, p. 21, chair at bottom left.
4Interiors, Dec., 1978, pp. 48, Chair at top left.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD06/716, D06/372