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Publication numberUSD442541 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/107,473
Publication dateMay 22, 2001
Filing dateJun 29, 1999
Priority dateDec 29, 1993
Also published asUSD452675, USD464605
Publication number107473, 29107473, US D442541 S1, US D442541S1, US-S1-D442541, USD442541 S1, USD442541S1
InventorsMichael P. Alexander, Christopher I. Ito, Darin Kirschner
Original AssigneeAsc Incorporated
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Portion of an opaque convertible roof
US D442541 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a portion of an opaque convertible roof, as shown and described.

The sole FIGURE is a perspective view of a portion of an opaque convertible roof, showing our new design; the opposite view of the convertible roof is a symmetrically mirrored image of the figure shown.

The surfaces or portions of the article not shown in the drawing or described in the specification form no part of the claimed design.

The broken line showing of a portion of an automobile is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
1Automobil Revue, Sep. 5, 1991, cover page and p. 29, (including English translation).
2Automotive Industries, Feb. 1990, p. 75, showing "C&C Intrigue".
3Car Styling 86, Jan. 1992, cover page and pp. 64-67 (including English translation).
4English Translation of CH 650 980, no date given.
5Picture of a 1957 Ford Fairlane retractable hardtop convertible, The Detroit News, Apr. 6, 1994.
6VIPER PURE PERFORMANCE BY DODGE/Auto Editors of Consumer Guide®, Publications International, Ltd., pp. 6 and 7, 1993.
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U.S. ClassificationD12/401