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Publication numberUSD497005 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/191,257
Publication dateOct 5, 2004
Filing dateOct 3, 2003
Priority dateOct 3, 2003
Publication number191257, 29191257, US D497005 S1, US D497005S1, US-S1-D497005, USD497005 S1, USD497005S1
InventorsJames D. Zimmerlee
Original AssigneeJames D. Zimmerlee
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Pier system
US D497005 S1
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  1. The ornamental design of a pier system, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a pier system according to a preferred embodiment of the invention.

FIG. 2 is a top plan view of the pier system shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a side elevational view of the pier system shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a rear end view of the pier system shown in FIG. 1 as viewed from a water front end;

FIG. 5 is a front end view of the pier system shown in FIG. 1 as viewed from a ground end; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the pier system shown in FIG. 1.

The posts and gangway have been fragmented for convenience of illustration.

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U.S. ClassificationD25/1