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Publication numberUSD393340 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/075,363
Publication dateApr 14, 1998
Filing dateJun 24, 1997
Publication number075363, 29075363, US D393340 S, US D393340S, US-S-D393340, USD393340 S, USD393340S
InventorsAndre Doxey
Original AssigneeNike, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Element of a shoe sole
US D393340 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for an element of the shoe sole, as shown and described.

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

FIG. 2 is a side elevational view of the element of a shoe sole shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view of the element of a shoe sole shown in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view of the element of a shoe sole shown in FIG. 1.

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

Non-Patent Citations
1Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1994, p. 8. Published Nov. 1993.
2Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1995, p. 9. Published Nov. 1994.
3Nike Footwear Catalog, Fall 1997, p. 27. Published Dec. 1996.
4Nike Footwear Catalog, Holiday 1996, p. 36. Published Mar. 1996.
5Nike Footwear Catalog, Holiday 1997, p. 183. Published Mar. 1997.
6Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1996, pp. 8, 31, and 33. Published Jun. 1995.
7Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1997, pp. 23 and 33. Published Jun. 1996.
8Nike Footwear Catalog, Spring 1998, pp. 9, 40, 150 and 151. Published Jun. 1997.
9Nike Footwear-Retail Catalog, Late Spring 1997, pp. 6, 34 and 49. Published Sep. 1996.
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U.S. ClassificationD02/947, D02/972