Title:
Collapsible container
United States Patent D347359


Inventors:
Robbins III, Edward S. (459 North Ct., Florence, AL, 35630)
Application Number:
07/849703
Publication Date:
05/31/1994
Filing Date:
03/11/1992
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D07/538, D09/424, D09/504
Field of Search:
D7/503, D7/507, D7/513, D7/543, D7/544, D7/545, D7/546, D7/555, D7/553, D7/629, D7/512, D7/548, D7/584, D7/392.1, D7/538, D7/542, D7/572, D7/601, 220/8, 220/666, 220/675, 220/669, 220/731, D9/515, D9/500, D9/503, D9/424, D9/428, D30/121
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US Patent References:
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4865211Collapsible articleSeptember, 1989Hollingsworth220/8
4846376Inversion foamerJuly, 1989Palmer222/190
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4456134Apparatus for containment of carbonated beveragesJune, 1984Cooper215/12R
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3156383Expansible single use dispensing containerNovember, 1964Melli222/83
2985915Thermoforming process for thermoplastic sheetingMay, 1961Winstead18/19
2899110N/AAugust, 1959Parker222/215
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Foreign References:
CA688612June, 1964222/32
IT0594521June, 1959220/731
NL1301970August, 196981/C
Other References:
Ice Bucker (#12) Industrial Design p. 43, Mar. 1971.
Primary Examiner:
Douglas, Alan P.
Assistant Examiner:
Pandozzi M. N.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Nixon & Vanderhye
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a collapsible container, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a collapsible container incorporating my new design;

FIG. 2 is a side elevation view thereof, which elevation is identical about the periphery of the entire container;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a perspective view of the container illustrated in FIG. 1 but in a fully expanded condition; and,

FIG. 6 is a side elevational view of FIG. 5.