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Publication numberUSD563161 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/252,903
Publication dateMar 4, 2008
Filing dateJan 30, 2006
Priority dateJan 30, 2006
Publication number252903, 29252903, US D563161 S1, US D563161S1, US-S1-D563161, USD563161 S1, USD563161S1
InventorsJørgen Bodum
Original AssigneePi-Design Ag
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Tea infuser
US D563161 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a tea infuser, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the tea infuser showing my design thereof;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a front cross-sectional view thereof taken along line 88 of FIG. 6; and,

FIG. 9 is an enlarged view of a mesh-like construction usable in the areas encompassed by the white dotted lines in FIGS. 1–8.

A new and original design for the tea infuser is shown in FIGS. 1–8. The tea infuser shown in FIGS. 1–8 includes three substantially rectangular screen or mesh-like areas around the walls of the tea infuser. The borders of these areas are shown in dotted white line and, as can be seen, the areas are laterally spaced from each other. Each mesh area has rows of apertures, each row extending over the width of the area, the rows of apertures extending along the length of the area. FIG. 9 shows a portion of a typical mesh-like construction of each area.

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U.S. ClassificationD07/400, D07/700, D07/399