Title:
Reconfigurable shelf unit
United States Patent D295478


Inventors:
Helmholdt, Diane E. (7070 Thornapple River, Caledonia, MI, 49316)
Helmholdt, Charles D. (7070 Thornapple River, Caledonia, MI, 49316)
Application Number:
06/751075
Publication Date:
05/03/1988
Filing Date:
07/02/1985
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D06/405, D06/570, D06/675.1
Field of Search:
D6/403, D6/405, D6/569, D6/570, D6/556, D6/558, D6/478, D6/479, D6/477, D6/462, 108/29, 108/31, 108/152, 108/59, 108/91, 108/106, 47/39, 47/40, 211/90, 211/103, 211/105.1, 211/134, 211/153
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US Patent References:
D273066Table or similar articleMarch, 1984Kneale, IIID6/462
D261744Plant supportNovember, 1981BoyajianD6/558
D251524Shelving for windowsApril, 1979BoyajianD6/570
D248071Window shelf for plantsJune, 1978SimmonsD6/570
D232340N/AAugust, 1974LaxD6/479
2051241Window shelfAugust, 1936Biggers
D084891N/AAugust, 1931GraybillD6/477
D045694N/AApril, 1914RosenbergerD6/479
0883001N/AMarch, 1908Curtis
0841574N/AJanuary, 1907Sandhofer
0698762N/AApril, 1902Tove
0678031N/AJuly, 1901Peach
0640567N/AJanuary, 1900Johnson47/40
0342476N/AMay, 1886Swartout
0312159N/AFebruary, 1885Perkins47/40
0179071N/AJune, 1876Shirley



Primary Examiner:
Bullock B. J.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
DIANE HELMHOLDT AND CHARLES D. HELMHOLDT (1553 ORVILLE SE GRAND RAPIDS MI 49507)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a reconfigurable shelf unit, as shown anddescribed.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a reconfigurable shelf unit, showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear following the contours shown in FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof, the left side being a mirror image;

FIG. 4 is a perspective view of a second embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference being the omission of the circular apertures;

FIG. 5 is a perspective view of a third embodiment of the design of FIG. 1 reconfigured as a freestanding unit;

FIG. 6 is a front elevational view of FIG. 5, the rear being identical;

FIG. 7 is a side elevational view of FIG. 5, both sides being identical;

FIG. 8 is perspective view of a fourth embodiment of the design of FIG. 1, the only difference between this embodiment and that of FIG. 5 is the omission of the circular apertures.

The hanging planter shown in broken lines in all the views is for illustrative purposes only.