Title:
Writing instrument
United States Patent D394455


Inventors:
Izushima, Hiromichi (Kawagoe, JP)
Application Number:
29/076477
Publication Date:
05/19/1998
Filing Date:
09/15/1997
Assignee:
Kotobuki & Co., Ltd. (Kyoto-Fu, JP)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D19/908, D19/916
Field of Search:
D19/35, D19/36, D19/41-51, D19/53-58, D19/81-85, 401/6, 401/7, 401/88, 401/99, 401/100, 401/209, 24/11R-11P
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US Patent References:
D378601Ballpoint penMarch, 1997SakunoD19/48
D377195Writing instrumentJanuary, 1997TakahashiD19/51
D375525Ballpoint penNovember, 1996Boix GaciaD19/51
D365364Ballpoint penDecember, 1995TsengD19/50
D338039Writing instrumentAugust, 1993Takahashi
D240817N/AAugust, 1976FunahashiD19/48
D189170N/ANovember, 1960LovejoyD19/55
2188151Pen and pencil clipJanuary, 1940Marshall24/11R
1807415Fountain penMay, 1931France401/6



Primary Examiner:
HOLTJE, MARTHA
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
WHITHAM CURTIS WHITHAM & MCGINN (RESTON INTERNATIONAL CENTER 11800 SUNRISE VALLEY DR SUITE 220, RESTON, VA, 22091, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a writing instrument, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of the writing instrument according to the present invention;

FIG. 2 is a rear elevational view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a top, left side perspective view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1.