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Publication numberUSD621935 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/310,257
Publication dateAug 17, 2010
Filing dateAug 5, 2008
Priority dateMar 23, 2007
Publication number29310257, 310257, US D621935 S1, US D621935S1, US-S1-D621935, USD621935 S1, USD621935S1
InventorsMichael R. Cole, Mathew Cardinali, James M. Sellers, Michael Perlman, Keith Rubin
Original AssigneeCole Michael R, Mathew Cardinali, Sellers James M, Michael Perlman, Keith Rubin
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Stethoscope cleaning assembly
US D621935 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a stethoscope cleaning assembly, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view illustrating my design for a stethoscope cleaning assembly;

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top view thereof view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof; and

FIG. 7 is a rear view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is a rear perspective thereof.

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U.S. ClassificationD24/134