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Publication numberUSD662412 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/388,756
Publication dateJun 26, 2012
Filing dateApr 1, 2011
Priority dateApr 1, 2011
Also published asCA142532S
Publication number29388756, 388756, US D662412 S1, US D662412S1, US-S1-D662412, USD662412 S1, USD662412S1
InventorsLindsay Delaney, Marcus H. Parsons, Kelly R. Fitzwater
Original AssigneeThe Quaker Oats Company, Graphic Packaging International, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Carton blank
US D662412 S1
Abstract  available in
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a carton blank, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is an outside plan view of a carton blank showing our new design; and,

FIG. 2 is an inside plan view thereof.

The even-length broken lines represent claimed crease lines on the flat surface designed to accommodate folding during carton assembly. The rectangle formed by uneven-length broken lines represents an unclaimed boundary of the claimed design. The uneven-length broken lines within the unclaimed boundary represent an unclaimed tab formed in the unclaimed region.

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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD09/433