Design for a feeding or invalid gup
US D31230 S
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Na. 31,230. Patented luly l8, I899. D. HOGAN.
FEEDING DB INVALID CUP.
[Application filed June 21, 1899.)
INVENTOR ATTORNEYS fiarzz'elffayan.
U N rrim ans llANlhli PATENT (lrricit DESIGN FOR A FEEDING UH iNVALiD CL P To all whom i/ may concern;
lie it known that I, DANIEL llooan, a citizen of the United States, residing at New Yorlc, (Manhattan) in the county and State of New York, have invented and produced a newand original Design for a Feeding or In valid Cup, oi. which the following is a specifi" cation,
The design consists in a feeding or invalid cup for enahlingdrink or liquid to headministered to a person while in reiirlining position, said cup having its mouth or top edge formed with a front concave portion, lateral elevated portions, and a rear concave por tion deeper or of greater concavity than the depression at the front, the bottom of the cup having an inclined or out-away portioin The design is illustrated in the annexed drawings, in whieh Fign re 1 is a sectional side elevation of the cup Fig: is a front elevation of the cop.
Referring to the drawings, the reference numeral l designates the front portion of tho top edge or month ol'thc cup lly front portion lSllH-litllt the portion taken between the lips of the user when drinking. This front portion, as seen, is concave or depressed. The lateral portions 2 of the month are elevatcd--that is to say, located above the bot tom of the depression or concavity l. The rear portion of the month is concave or depressrnl seen at 4-. This rear depression t is of greater depth than the front deprcs sion 1, The bottom of the cup is shown with the [lat or horizontal part 7 #8 and the cut away or inclined part 8 0.
The design gives a striking and character istic appearance N hat I claim as new, and desire to secure by Letters Patent, is
The design for a feeding or invalid cup as herein shown and described,
In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand in the presence of two subscribing nitnosscsi DANIEL HOGAN.
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