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Publication numberUSD385999 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/060,755
Publication dateNov 11, 1997
Filing dateOct 7, 1996
Publication number060755, 29060755, US D385999 S, US D385999S, US-S-D385999, USD385999 S, USD385999S
InventorsJames K. Tong
Original AssigneeNike, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Element of a shoe upper
US D385999 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for an element of a shoe upper, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a shoe upper having an element showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof.

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

Non-Patent Citations
1Nike 1983 Shoe Show Catalog, p. 13, 14, published Jan. 1983.
2Nike 1984 Shoe Show Catalog, p. 55, published Nov. 1983.
3Nike 1985 Athletic Footwear Catalog, pp. 20, 36, publication date unknown.
4Nike Fall 1990 Footwear Catalog, p. 150, published Dec. 1989.
5Nike Fall 1995 Footwear Catalog, p. 42, published Nov. 1994.
6Nike Holiday 1996 Footwear Catalog, pp. 95, 96, 107-109, 122, published Mar. 1996.
7Nike Late Spring 1994 Footwear Catalog, p. 12, published Sep. 1993.
8Nike Late Spring 1996 Footwear Catalog, p. 100, published Aug. 1994.
9Nike Spring 1992 Footwear Catalog, p. 134, published May 1991.
10Nike Spring 1994 Footwear Catalog, p. 118, published Jun. 1993.
11Nike Spring 1995 Footwear Catalog, pp. 51, 94, 120, 136, 149, published Jun. 1994.
12Nike Spring 1997 Footwear Catalog, pp. 7, 92, 107, 108, 123, 132, 190, published Jun. 1996.
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U.S. ClassificationD02/977, D02/976, D02/946