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Publication numberUSD393802 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/064,486
Publication dateApr 28, 1998
Filing dateJan 2, 1997
Publication number064486, 29064486, US D393802 S, US D393802S, US-S-D393802, USD393802 S, USD393802S
InventorsWayne N. Collette, Suppayan M. Krisnnakumar, David Piccioli
Original AssigneeContinental Pet Technologies, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Container with waist ribs
US D393802 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a container with waist ribs, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is front elevational view of a container with waist ribs showing our new design; the rear view is a mirror image thereof except for the conventional screw threading on the neck;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view of an alternative embodiment with vacuum panels and vertical ribs in a panel section; the rear view is a mirror image thereof except for the conventional screw threading on the neck; the top and bottom views of the second embodiment are the same, as the forst embodiment.

Non-Patent Citations
1Australian Design Application 1475/94 filed May 12, 1994.
2Australian Design Application 3503/93 filed Nov. 5, 1993.
3Australian Design Application 3629/93 filed Nov. 17, 1993.
4Schweppes Sport Plus Bottle (Jul. 1994).
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U.S. ClassificationD09/502, D09/538, D09/553