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Publication numberUSD497774 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/182,719
Publication dateNov 2, 2004
Filing dateMay 30, 2003
Priority dateOct 21, 2002
Also published asUSD494816, USD494817, USD496825, USD498980, USD499304, USD499933, USD499936, USD515866
Publication number182719, 29182719, US D497774 S1, US D497774S1, US-S1-D497774, USD497774 S1, USD497774S1
InventorsStephen A. Smith, Warren Giles Wiedmeyer, John Stewart Gitschlag, James Tam Joines, Jr., Kimberly Vaile Healy, Bryce G. Rutter, John Howard Loudenslager, Brian C. Bone, Jan R. Stillerman
Original AssigneeSolo Cup Company
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Ergonomic disposable plate
US D497774 S1
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  1. We claim the ornamental Design for an ergonomic disposable plate, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of an ergonomic disposable plate.

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view of the plate of FIG. 1, with an opposite view being identical thereto;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view of the plate of FIG. 1, with an opposite view being identical thereto;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view of the plate of FIG 1;

FIG. 5 is a bottom plan view of the plate of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a cross-sectional view thereof, taken along line 6—6 of FIG. 4; and,

FIG. 7 is a cross- sectional view thereof, taken along line 7—7 of FIG. 5 .

Non-Patent Citations
1Die Modemen, Schoner Wohenen, Jul., 1989, p. 94.
2Photos 1(a)-1(d) of plate; Hema B.V. Postbus 23220 1100 DS, Amsterdam, Netherlands, date unknown.
3Photos 2(a)-2(e) of bowl; Hema B.V. Postbus 23220 1100 DS, Amsterdam, Netherlands, date unknown.
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U.S. ClassificationD07/543, D07/545, D07/587, D07/554.2