Title:
Abacus
Document Type and Number:
United States Patent D797847

Inventors:
Zhang, Shi (Beijing, CN)
Application Number:
29/558322
Publication Date:
09/19/2017
Filing Date:
03/16/2016
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Assignee:
Zhang Shi
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1907
Field of Search:
D19/59-64, D19/31, D18/6, 434/109, 434/188-189, 434/191-197, 434/200-205, 434/209-211, D21/337, D21/393, 273/260, 273/271, D10/46.1, D10/70, D28/67, D8/356, D7/699, D9/645, D6/306, 708/141, 235/123, D99/26
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Primary Examiner:
Simmons, Ian
Assistant Examiner:
Cavanna, Mark
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Stratum Law LLC (150 Monument Road Ste. 207 Bala Cynwyd PA 19004)
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for an abacus, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a front elevation view of the abacus showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a back elevation view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left elevation view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right elevation view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 8 is another perspective view thereof.