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Publication numberUSD445491 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/121,679
Publication dateJul 24, 2001
Filing dateApr 12, 2000
Priority dateApr 12, 2000
Publication number121679, 29121679, US D445491 S1, US D445491S1, US-S1-D445491, USD445491 S1, USD445491S1
InventorsRaul M. Paredes
Original AssigneeKohler Co.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Enclosure for bathing area
US D445491 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for an enclosure for bathing area, as shown and described.

In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is a plumbing fixture primarily useful for retaining water within a bathing area.

FIG. 1 is a right, top, front perspective view of an enclosure for bathing area embodying my new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view thereof, the front elevational view being a mirror image of the right side shown; and,

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken line representations of a mounting environment in FIGS. 1-3, and of a drain in FIGS. 1 and 3, are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
11993 Sterling catalog ad, p. 17, showing a corner entry shower base and wall.
2Undated catalog ad, supplier unknown, showing a two-wall shower.
3Undated Kohler catalog ad showing a "Profile" shower and receptor.
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U.S. ClassificationD23/305
Cooperative ClassificationA47K3/281