Title:
Fan blade
United States Patent D457620


Inventors:
Frampton, Thomas C. (Indianapolis, IN)
Application Number:
29/133093
Publication Date:
05/21/2002
Filing Date:
11/22/2000
Assignee:
Fanimation Design & Manufacturing, Inc. (Lebanon, IN)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D23/379, D23/413, 416/210R, 416/5, D23/385, D23/377
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US Patent References:



Other References:
Fanimation, “Unique Ceiling, Wall & Floor Mounted Fans,” catalog, Jan. 1990, USA.
Clem Labine's Traditional Building, “A Fan-tastic Ceiling Accessory,” magazine article, Nov./Dec. 1997, USA.
Architectural Antiques—Andy Thornton, “Fan Systems,” Catalog No. 12, First Edition, Mar., 1994, USA.
Gumps Mail Interiors, Plantation Ceiling Fan, catalog, Jul. 1998, USA.
The Sharper Image Home Collection, Plantation Ceiling Fan, catalog, Summer 1998, USA.
American Homestyle & Gardening, “The Islander Fan,” magazine article, Aug./Sep. 1995, USA.
Metropolitan Home, “Three-Leaf Palm Fan by Fanimation,” magainze article, Jul./Aug. 1998, USA.
A-Plus: Art/Antiques/Design—Cape Code Edition, “Keep Your Cool,” News Article, Jun. 1998, USA.
Friedes Associates, “1997 Hudson River Showhouse, New York,” promotional piece, specific date unknown, USA.
Photograph—author unknown, Dec. 3, 1995, Raffles Hotel, Singapore.
Photograph, author unknown, circa 1905, White Rabbit Saloon, Tennessee.
Winnower Fan Co. Inc., advertising brochure, p. 20, Ceiling Fan A .
Fanimation, “Unique Ceiling, Wall & Floor Mounted Fans,” catalog, Jun. 2000, USA.
Primary Examiner:
Lichtenstein, Lisa
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Boots, Daniel L.
Bingham McHale LLP
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a fan blade, as shown and described.

Description:
FIG. 1 is a front plan view of the fan blade showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a back plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a side elevation view thereof viewed from the left of FIG. 1;

FIG. 4 is a side elevation view thereof viewed from the right of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is an elevation view thereof viewed from the top of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is an elevation view thereof viewed from the bottom of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view thereof.