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Publication numberUSD378242 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/048,625
Publication dateMar 4, 1997
Filing dateJan 5, 1996
Publication number048625, 29048625, US D378242 S, US D378242S, US-S-D378242, USD378242 S, USD378242S
InventorsWilson W. Smith
Original AssigneeNike, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Element of a shoe
US D378242 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for an element of a shoe, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a side elevational view of a shoe having an element showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the shoe having the element shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the shoe having the element shown in FIG. 1.

The broken line showing of the remainder of the shoe is for illustrative purposes and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1991, p. 48, published Jun. 1990.
2Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1995, p. 94, published Jun. 1994.
3Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1996, pp. 26 & 154, published Jun. 1995.
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U.S. ClassificationD02/972, D02/912