Football-shaped container
United States Patent D789748

Peters, Kristopher J. (Fairhaven, MA, US)
Jewett, Paul E. (Fairhaven, MA, US)
Application Number:
Publication Date:
Filing Date:
Cool Ideas LLC (Fairhaven, MA, US)
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
D07/613, D07/901, D09/668
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0701
Field of Search:
D7/558, D7/559, D7/599, D7/514, D7/515, D7/518, D7/521, D7/901, D7/606, D7/613, D7/601, D7/602, D7/556, D7/564, D11/149, D6/512, D6/665, D9/668, 206/233, 220/630
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Other References:
Industrial design collection, (c) Questel, downloaded from www.orbit.com on May 29, 2015.
San Francisco 49ers Football Snack Dispenser, downloaded from www.amazon.com on May 29, 2015.
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Primary Examiner:
Pandozzi, Marianne
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Burns & Levinson LLP
Lopez, Orlando
Grolnic, Marlo Schepper

1. The ornamental design for a football-shaped container, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of the football-shaped container;

FIG. 2 is a front view of the football-shaped container;

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the football-shaped container;

FIG. 4 is a side view of the football-shaped container;

FIG. 5 is a top view of the football-shaped container;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view the foot-ball shaped container; and,

FIG. 7 is an exploded, perspective view of the football-shaped container.