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Publication numberUSD451393 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/107,638
Publication dateDec 4, 2001
Filing dateJul 9, 1999
Priority dateJul 9, 1999
Publication number107638, 29107638, US D451393 S1, US D451393S1, US-S1-D451393, USD451393 S1, USD451393S1
InventorsMark Douglas Gerhart, Edward John Giblin, Eugene Francis Haffner, George Richard Trepina, Carlton Roy Mousseau
Original AssigneeUnilever Home & Personal Care Usa, Division Of Conopco, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Vent closure
US D451393 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a vent closure, substantially as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top and side perspective view of a vent closure with a container shown in dotted lines for environmental purposes only and forming no part of the claimed design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the vent closure; and,

FIG. 3 is a side view thereof, it being understood that all side views thereof are identical thereto.

Non-Patent Citations
1Aqua-tainer container from Internet.
2Chilton Products 320 Fluid Ounce (2.5 gal.) bottle, sold by a third party prior to invention of the present invention, (photographs of side, bottom, front, rear, and top, side views).
3Coleman square blue container, side and front views.
4Photo Tide Vent Closure.
5Tide with Bleach Alternative (300 fl. oz) bottle, sold by a third party prior to invention of the present invention, (photographs of side, rear, top, bottom, front and vent closure views).
Referenced by
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US6631744Jul 9, 1999Oct 14, 2003Unilever Home & Personal Care Usa, Division Of Conopco, Inc.Container
USRE45374 *Jul 23, 2012Feb 17, 2015Brian GreenfieldArthritic-friendly bottle cap
U.S. ClassificationD09/453