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Publication numberUSD420285 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/080,403
Publication dateFeb 8, 2000
Filing dateDec 8, 1997
Publication number080403, 29080403, US D420285 S, US D420285S, US-S-D420285, USD420285 S, USD420285S
InventorsMichael John A. Sagan, Mark A. Erickson, Christina M. Tranfaglia, Robert S. Schlaupitz
Original AssigneeTenneco Packaging Specialty And Consumer Products, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Cover for a food container
US D420285 S
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  1. The ornamental design for a cover for a food container, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a cover for a food container showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view;

FIG. 3 is a bottom view; and,

FIG. 4 is a side view.

The broken lines in the drawing are for illustrative purpose and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1"Advantages of OctaView," by De Ster Corporation, Atlanta, GA., undated.
2"Mini Trays with Shrimp in Mind: Combo Packs," by James L. Villa, Inc., Oldsmar, FL., undated.
3"Sea Food Better with Octa View™," by De Ster Corporation, Atlanta, Ga., undated.
4"Sho-Bowls™ Deli Containers," by UltraFresh™ Catalog, p. 18 (May 1995).
5"Shrimp Servers," by Ivex Packaging Corporation, Lincolnshire, IL., undated.
6"Welcome to De Ster's World of Octa View™," by De Ster Corporation, Atlanta, Ga., undated.
7Analysis of Visual Quality Attributes of White Shrimp by Machine Vision, Diego Luzuriaga, Murat Balaban, Sencer Yeralan, vol. 62, No. 1, 1977 (Abstract).
8Tenneco Packaging Cat, p. 96, 1996.
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