Refuse container
United States Patent D797394

Nichols, Paul (Latham, NY, US)
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Dumpster Dress LLC (Latham, NY, US)
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(IPC1-7): 0909
Field of Search:
D34/1-11, 220/908, 220/908.1, 220/909, 220/910, 220/911, 220/913, 16/221, 16/222, 16/223, 16/224
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Primary Examiner:
Ramirez, Cynthia
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti, P.C.

1. The ornamental design for a refuse container, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front-top-right perspective view of a refuse container showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is an enlarged view of detail 6 in FIG. 2; and,

FIG. 7 is an enlarged view of detail 7 in FIG. 2.

The broken lines in the figures are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed invention.