Title:
Condiment cover
Kind Code:
A1


Abstract:
Condiment cover is an item made of cotton fabric, plastic or linen like paper. This item may also be called a condiment skirt. The cover can be produced in any material. The linen like paper material is made of high quality soft paper which is disposable. It is a cover for several condiments, such a salt and pepper shakers, small hot sauce and vinegar bottles in restaurants and other food service establishments.

The cover varies in dimension according to the items it protects. The sample cover is made for a typical salt and pepper shaker and is 5⅛″ in diameter, 3½″ height and an elastic band which is placed 3″ from the base. The sample is produced in fabric and linen like paper.

This item is used for sanitary purposes and as a health feature in public places which is designed to protect the consumer from continuous public handling of the same article.




Inventors:
Harris, Janette Hoston (Washington, DC, US)
Application Number:
11/672500
Publication Date:
11/06/2008
Filing Date:
05/02/2007
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
220/694
International Classes:
B65D25/00
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Primary Examiner:
ELOSHWAY, NIKI MARINA
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
Janette Hoston Harris (Washington, DC, US)
Claims:
1. I, Janette Hoston Harris claim that the Condiment Covers will be used in Restaurants and food establishments to cover condiments placed on the table for public use. These maybe salt and pepper shakers, hot sauce bottles, vinegar bottles, Worcestershire bottles and steak sauce bottles.

Description:

Condiment cover is an item made of the following suggested products: cotton fabric, plastic or linen like paper. The cover can be produced in any material. This item may also be called a condiment skirt. The linen like paper material is made of high quality soft paper which is disposable. It is a cover for several condiments, such a salt and pepper shakers, small hot sauce bottles, Worcestershire bottles, steak sauce bottles and vinegar bottles. These are usually found in restaurants and other food service establishments.

The cover varies in dimension according to the items it protects. The sample cover is made for a typical salt and pepper shaker and is 5⅛″ in diameter, by 3½″ height and an elastic band which is placed 3″ from the base. A sample has been produced in fabric and linen like paper.

This item is used for sanitary purposes and as a health feature in public places which is designed to protect the consumer from continuous public handling of the same article.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DRAWINGS

FIG. I

This diagram depicts a condiment cover that is 5⅛ inches in diameter by 3½ inches in height. It has an elastic band that surrounds the cover ½ inch from the top. The cover measures 3 inches from the elastic band to the bottle of the condiment cover. This cover is made of soft fabric or linen paper. However, it can be produced in a plastic product.

FIG. II

This describes a typical condiment container placed inside a condiment cover. This condiment cover maybe also be produced as 4 inches in height with a diameter of 5½ inches. The elastic band would measure 1 inch from the top of the cover.