Title:
Taper candle
United States Patent D798489
Inventors:
Patton, Douglas (Irvine, CA, US)
Thompson, Jeffrey (Huntington Beach, CA, US)
Application Number:
29/551018
Publication Date:
09/26/2017
Filing Date:
01/08/2016
Assignee:
Luminara Worldwide, LLC (Eden Prairie, MN, US)
Primary Class:
International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 2603
Field of Search:
D26/4, D26/5, D26/6, D26/7, D26/9, D26/96
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Primary Examiner:
Vinson, Brian N.
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Umberg Zipser LLP
Claims:
CLAIM

1. The ornamental design for a taper candle, as shown and described.

Description:

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design.

FIG. 2 is a front elevation view of the first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design.

FIG. 3 is a rear elevation view of the first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design.

FIG. 4 is a right side elevation view of the first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design.

FIG. 5 is a left side elevation view of the first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design.

FIG. 6 is a top plan view of the first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view of the first embodiment of a taper candle of the new design.