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Publication numberUSD496779 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/193,604
Publication dateOct 5, 2004
Filing dateNov 12, 2003
Priority dateNov 12, 2003
Publication number193604, 29193604, US D496779 S1, US D496779S1, US-S1-D496779, USD496779 S1, USD496779S1
InventorsManon Belley, Grant A. Urie
Original AssigneeWolverine World Wide, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Footwear sole
US D496779 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for footwear sole, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the footwear sole embodying the new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof.

FIGS. 1-6 show portions of an upper and the sole in broken lines. The upper and sole portions shown in broken lines are shown for environmental purposes and do not form any part of the claimed design.

The broken lines closest to the solid line contours throughout the views define the boundary of the design, with the broken lines forming no part of the claim. The circular aperture shown in FIGS. 1 & 2 forms an additional boundary, where the interior surface forms no part of the claim.

Non-Patent Citations
1Merrell Fall 2002 Catalog, p 31.
2Merrell Spring 2004 Catalog, p 17.
3Photographs of prior art 2003 Cole Haan Outsole.
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EP2247210A1 *Feb 20, 2009Nov 10, 2010Ecco Sko A/SSole for a shoe, in particular for a running shoe
WO2013131855A1 *Mar 4, 2013Sep 12, 2013Recchioni AlbertoAn improved shoe sole
U.S. ClassificationD02/960, D02/957, D02/954, D02/953
Cooperative ClassificationA43B13/223
European ClassificationA43B13/22B