Title:
Handle
United States Patent D468406


Inventors:
Sacks, Ann G. (Portland, OR)
Mansfield, Mike (Birmingham, GB)
Application Number:
29/139831
Publication Date:
01/07/2003
Filing Date:
04/06/2001
Assignee:
Ann Sacks Tile and Stone, Inc. (Portland, OR)
Primary Class:
Field of Search:
D8/350, 137/801, D23/254-257, 16/110.R-121, D23/238-243, D8/354, D23/250, 4/675-678, D23/252, D8/300-310
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US Patent References:
2591991N/AYoung137/801
D044099N/AGribkoD23/252
D290496Faucet handleRyanD23/252
D304852Actuator handle for pressure selecting valveTiltonD23/252
D325772Faucet handleCarrD23/252
D449214KnobYehD23/250



Other References:
Undated Rudge catalog ad showing “Fontis” lever handles.
Undated Altmans catalog ad showing lever handles.
Undated Kohler catalog ad, p. 33, showing a K-9610 dispenser.
Primary Examiner:
Zarfas, Louis S.
Assistant Examiner:
Andoll, Gregory
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Quarles & Brady LLP
Claims:
1. The ornamental design for a handle, as shown and described.

Description:
In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is as a plumbing handle primarily useful for controlling a rotatable valve stem.

FIG. 1 is a right, top, front perspective view of a handle embodying our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof, the rear elevational view being a mirror image of the front elevational view shown;

FIG. 3 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

The broken line representations of a base in FIG. 1, and of mounting structure in FIG. 6, are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.