Coin capsule
United States Patent D797399

Seemel, Debra Zoe (Cheyenne, WY, US)
Delaplaine, Thomas Eric (Cheyenne, WY, US)
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The Unicover Corporation (Cheyenne, WY, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 0301
Field of Search:
D99/28, D99/34, D99/36, D99/43, D99/99, D18/3.1, D18/3.2, D18/3.3, D18/46, D18/47
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Foreign References:
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Other References:
U.S. Appl. No. 14/327,848 entitled “Rotatable Display” filed Jul. 10, 2014.
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Primary Examiner:
Oswecki, Elizabeth J.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Hamilton, Brook, Smith & Reynolds, P.C.

1. The ornamental design for a coin capsule, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a top perspective view of a coin capsule showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side elevation view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a cross sectional view taken along line 6-6 in FIG. 3;

FIG. 7 is an exploded top perspective view thereof, showing the base and lid of the coin capsule separated;

FIG. 8 is a top plan view of the base shown separately for ease of illustration;

FIG. 9 is bottom plan view of FIG. 8;

FIG. 10 is a side elevation view of FIG. 8; and,

FIG. 11 is a cross sectional view taken along line 11-11 in FIG. 8.

The coin capsule in the present invention is a clear or transparent round coin holder that can include a round base and lid which can be assembled together to contain a coin within the interior of the coin capsule for protected viewing or display. The coin capsule can be mounted to a display card.

The broken lines shown in the drawings represent portions of the coin capsule that form no part of the claimed design.

All surfaces not shown form no part of the claimed design.