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Publication numberUSD385102 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/062,201
Publication dateOct 21, 1997
Filing dateNov 12, 1996
Publication number062201, 29062201, US D385102 S, US D385102S, US-S-D385102, USD385102 S, USD385102S
InventorsEric P. Avar
Original AssigneeNike, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Element for a shoe
US D385102 S
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  1. The ornamental design for an element for a shoe, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an element for a shoe showing a my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view of the other side thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken line showing of a shoe shown in FIGS. 1-7 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Fall 1994, Nike Footwear Catalog, p. 46, Published Nov. 1993.
2Fall 1996, Nike Footwear Catalog, pp. 30, 38, 150, 163, 187, Published Dec. 1995.
3Holiday 1994, Nike Catalog, p. 12, Published Mar. 1994.
4Holiday 1995, Nike Footwear Catalog, p. 13, Published Mar. 1995.
5Late Spring 1994, Nike Catalog, p. 16, Published Sep. 1993.
6Spring 1993, Nike Footwear Catalog, p. 14, Published Jun. 1992.
7Spring 1996, Nike Footwear Catalog, p. 28, Published Jun. 1995.
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