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Publication numberUSD381016 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/052,741
Publication dateJul 15, 1997
Filing dateMar 28, 1996
Publication number052741, 29052741, US D381016 S, US D381016S, US-S-D381016, USD381016 S, USD381016S
InventorsMike M. Paull, Steven T. Kaneko, Thomas E. Davies, Jr., Jan Hippen, Penelope Cheng Yao
Original AssigneeMicrosoft Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Palm rest portion for a keyboard
US D381016 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a palm rest portion for a keyboard, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a palm rest portion for a keyboard showing our new design:

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a right side elevational view thereof.

The broken lines are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD14/461