Title:
Coffee urn
United States Patent D435994


Inventors:
Gaffney, Thomas E. (Sheboygan, WI)
Application Number:
29/110136
Publication Date:
01/09/2001
Filing Date:
08/31/1999
Assignee:
The Vollrath, Company L. L. C. (Sheboygan, WI)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D7/300, D7/306, D7/307, D7/308, D7/312, D7/313, D7/321, D7/392, D7/397, D7/399, 222/48.5, 222/468, 222/108, 222/185, 222/571
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US Patent References:
5651905Heating device for a small applianceJuly, 1997Thies et al.219/438
5309823Coffee brewing assemblyMay, 1994Allen99/295
5036755Brewing improvementAugust, 1991Abdenour99/306
4748901CoffeemakerJune, 1988Burmeister99/306
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4658117Food warmer with removable electric heaterApril, 1987Sayward, Jr.219/437
4292888Fountain pump for electric coffee percolatorsOctober, 1981Wells et al.99/312
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3942424Pump for coffee brewing deviceMarch, 1976Charbonneau et al.99/313
3939760PercolatorFebruary, 1976Eaton, Jr. et al.99/312
3856435COFFEE MAKERDecember, 1974Ballard417/158
3682089ELECTRIC COFFEE PERCOLATORAugust, 1972Unger et al.99/281
3396654Coffee makerAugust, 1968Heden99/314
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2817743Automatic coffee percolatorDecember, 1957Foster219/44
2809577Extension ring for coffee urnsOctober, 1957Sill99/306
2785276Heating unit for percolatorMarch, 1957Punzak219/44
2696159Coffee maker and the likeDecember, 1954Marquis99/311
D096606N/AJune, 1935Heath
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Other References:
FCI Corporation, Farberware Stainless Steel Commercial Coffee Brewers & Servers Information Sheet, Identification No. M-200-0394, 2 pages, obtained Jun. 7, 1999.
Windway Chafers and Coffee Urns, Internet address: http://www.vollrathco.com/frame018.html, 1 page, published Aug., 1998.
Classic Brass Trim Coffee Urn, Internet address: http://www.vollrathco.com/frame020.html, 1 page, published Aug., 1998.
Three photos of West Bend coffee urns, taken Mar. 2, 1999.
Three photos of Farberware coffee urns, taken Feb. 22, 1999.
FSU122 10-22 Cup Urn, printed from the Internet on Feb. 22, 1999, Internet address: http://www.farberware.com/, 2 pages.
FSU236 12-36 Cup Urn, printed from the Internet on Feb. 22, 1999, Internet address: http://www.farberware.com/, 2 pages.
FSU255 12-55 Cup Urn, printed from the Internet on Feb. 22, 1999, Internet address: http://www.farberware.com, 2 pages.
12-100 Cup Large Capacity Coffeemaker, printed from the Internet on Feb. 22, 1999, Internet address: http://c3-87.c3chicago.com/westprod/, 1 page.
12-100 Cup Large Capacity Coffeemakers, printed from the Internet on Feb. 22, 1999, Internet address: http://c3-87..../diritmpg. icl?orderidentifier=ID919721958928494D35146785&catid=7, 2 pages.
Primary Examiner:
DAVIS, ANTOINE D
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
STEVEN C BECKER (FOLEY & LARDNER FIRSTAR CENTER 777 EAST WISCONSIN AVENUE, MILWAUKEE, WI, 532025367, US)
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a coffee urn, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the design;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the design;

FIG. 3 is a right side view of the design;

FIG. 4 is a rear view of the design; and,

FIG. 5 is a top view of the design.

The ornamental design which is claimed is shown in solid lines in the drawings. The broken lines in the drawings are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.