Musical instrument
United States Patent D798947

Porter, Warwick (Ocean Shores, AU)
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Porter, Warwick (Byron Bay, AU)
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(IPC1-7): 1704
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84/20, 84/21, 84/177, 84/179, 84/184, 84/189, 84/216, 84/236, 84/237, 84/239, 84/384, 84/402, 84/422.1, 84/701, 84/746, 211/41.17, 364/802, D1/106, D6/716, D13/167, D17/1, D17/7, D17/9, D17/10, D17/20, D17/22, D17/99, D21/405, D21/406, D21/408, D21/409, D24/194
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Primary Examiner:
Johannes, Thomas
Assistant Examiner:
Ho, Catherine
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Warwick Porter (1A Burra Burra Close Ocean Shores 2483)

1. The ornamental design for a musical instrument, as shown.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a musical instrument showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a back perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is an underside perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a bottom view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a side view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a top view thereof.