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Publication numberUSD446267 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/083,522
Publication dateAug 7, 2001
Filing dateFeb 6, 1998
Priority dateFeb 6, 1998
Publication number083522, 29083522, US D446267 S1, US D446267S1, US-S1-D446267, USD446267 S1, USD446267S1
InventorsBrian Feeney, Thomas Kennedy
Original AssigneeSpalding Sports Worldwide, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
US D446267 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a basketball, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of the basketball showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The basketball player forming a part of the claimed design is a registered trademark of the National Basketball Association.

The broken line showing in FIG. 1 is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the invention.

Non-Patent Citations
1Spaulding Catalog Retail Catalog, p. 78, Basketball # 61-226, 1975.*
2The National Latex Products Company Playballs brochure, Basketball #395-01, 1966.
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U.S. ClassificationD21/713