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Publication numberUSD457247 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/128,710
Publication dateMay 14, 2002
Filing dateAug 29, 2000
Priority dateMay 12, 2000
Publication number128710, 29128710, US D457247 S1, US D457247S1, US-S1-D457247, USD457247 S1, USD457247S1
InventorsMordi I. Iheme, Bruce W. Anderson
Original AssigneeGen-Probe Incorporated
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Cap
US D457247 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a cap, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of my new design for a cap shown in combination with a specimen collection vessel depicted in phantom;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof; and,

FIG. 5 is a section side view of the cap of FIG. 3, taken along the 5—5 line thereof.

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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/224, D24/216