Thumb rest for a clarinet
United States Patent D788838

Tatsumi, Akira (Tokyo, JP)
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(IPC1-7): 1702
Field of Search:
D17/10-15, D17/18-21, D17/24, D17/99
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US Patent References:
8269086Flute supportSeptember, 2012Tanabe84/322
D464985ThumbrestOctober, 2002PlovanichD17/13
6037533Saxophone thumb rest and octave key attachmentsMarch, 2000Runyon84/380R
D339601Saxophone thumb restSeptember, 1993Diefes84/385R
5025699Finger rest for recorderJune, 1991Toyama84/380C
D278540Clarinet thumb restApril, 1985MorrisD17/13
4348935Thumb rest for woodwind musical instrumentsSeptember, 1982Bay84/380R
3988958Thumb rest for a musical wind instrumentNovember, 1976Brunkow84/380R
D210851N/AApril, 1968Wallace84/328
2933968Modified thumb rest for clarinets or the likeApril, 1960Hearne, Jr.84/380R
2847892Bumper or cushion for the finger rest of musical instrumentsAugust, 1958Laas84/380R

Primary Examiner:
Ly, Darlington
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
HAMRE, SCHUMANN, MUELLER & LARSON, P.C. (45 South Seventh Street Suite 2700 MINNEAPOLIS MN 55402-1683)

1. The ornamental design for a thumb rest for a clarinet, as shown and described.


The patent or application file contains at least one drawing executed in color. Copies of this patent or patent application publication with color drawing(s) will be provided by the Office upon request and payment of the necessary fee.

1.1 is a front view of a thumb rest for a clarinet showing my new design;

1.2 is a rear view thereof;

1.3 is a left side view thereof;

1.4 is a right side view thereof;

1.5 is a top view thereof;

1.6 is a bottom view thereof; and

1.7 is a top, front, and right side perspective view thereof.

In the reproductions, the blue colored areas illustrate portions of the thumb rest for a clarinet that form no part of the claimed design.