Marking instrument
United States Patent D295537

Davidson, Harry (East Weymouth, MA)
Searle, Scott G. (Sudbury, MA)
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The Gillette Company (Boston, MA)
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Other Classes:
D19/902, D19/929
Field of Search:
D19/41-51, D19/35, D19/36, D19/54-57, 401/201, 401/202, 401/195, 401/262, 401/34
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US Patent References:
D282378Marking penJanuary, 1986Ohyabu et al.D19/56
4509875Felt pen having two end capsApril, 1985Shintani401/34
D271889Marking instrumentDecember, 1983KruckelD19/43
D268935Marking instrumentMay, 1983HorntrichD19/43
D268501Marking instrumentApril, 1983Kruckel et al.D19/43
4183685InkJanuary, 1980Hofmann et al.401/202
D248865Marking penAugust, 1978Sussman et al.D19/43
3917416Multicolor ball-point pen constructionNovember, 1975Steyer401/34
3684389DOUBLE-END MARKING PENAugust, 1972Eron401/207
3161904Liquid dispenserDecember, 1964Goldrich15/528
D260272Marking instrumentAugust, 1951HorntrichD19/43
D160757N/AOctober, 1950WeissD19/36
D158051N/AApril, 1950CompasD19/43
D115916N/AApril, 1939DonatoD19/36
D107438N/ADecember, 1937MacNallyD19/36

Primary Examiner:
Rademaker, Charles A.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Morley, John P.
1. The ornamental design for a marking instrument, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is an exploded perspective view of a marking instrument showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view of the instrument of FIG. 1 with the caps affixed on both ends;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view thereof with the cap removed from one end of the instrument; and

FIG. 9 is a perspective view thereof with the cap removed from the other end of the instrument.