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Publication numberUSD456073 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/138,986
Publication dateApr 23, 2002
Filing dateMar 22, 2001
Priority dateMar 22, 2001
Publication number138986, 29138986, US D456073 S1, US D456073S1, US-S1-D456073, USD456073 S1, USD456073S1
InventorsThomas C. Frampton
Original AssigneeFanimation Design & Manufacturing, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Ceiling fan blades unit
US D456073 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a ceiling fan blades unit, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front elevation view of the ceiling fan blades unit showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof, the opposite side plan view being identical;

FIG. 3 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof viewed; and,

FIG. 5 is a perspective view thereof.

The support rod has been shown broken away in FIGS. 1-5 to indicate indeterminate length.

Non-Patent Citations
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11Photograph, author unknown, circa 1905, White Rabbit Saloon, Tennessee.
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U.S. ClassificationD23/413