Writing instrument
United States Patent D810823

Kermoal, Phillipe (Rome, IT)
Davies-smith, Leighton (Oak Ridge, NC, US)
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Scribe Technical Consulting LLC (Oak Ridge, NC, US)
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International Classes:
(IPC1-7): 1906
Field of Search:
D14/411, D19/115-204, D28/7, D28/76, D28/88
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Primary Examiner:
Albert, Elizabeth
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Lempia Summerfield Katz LLC

1. The ornamental design for a “writing instrument”, as shown and described.


FIG. 1 is a front, bottom, and right side perspective view of our new design for a writing instrument with a writing tip exposed for use.

FIG. 2 is a front view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a right side view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1, the left side view being identical thereto.

FIG. 5 is a top view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1.

FIG. 6 is a bottom view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 7 is a front view of the writing instrument of FIG. 1 with the writing tip covered.

The broken lines in FIGS. 1-4 and 6-7 are included to show portions of the writing instrument that form no part of the claimed design.