US 9,809,353 B2
Dispensing container for liquids
Thomas Koll Porter Gieske, Lutherville, MD (US); David A. Rainey, Fallston, MD (US); and Donald H. Ankney, Lexington, KY (US)
Filed by McCormick & Company, Incorporated, Sparks, MD (US)
Filed on Mar. 14, 2014, as Appl. No. 14/212,956.
Claims priority of provisional application 61/800,297, filed on Mar. 15, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2014/0263383 A1, Sep. 18, 2014
Int. Cl. A47G 19/00 (2006.01); B65D 25/10 (2006.01); B65D 53/00 (2006.01); B65D 81/24 (2006.01); B65D 23/10 (2006.01); B65D 1/20 (2006.01); B65D 25/28 (2006.01); B65D 21/02 (2006.01)
CPC B65D 25/2894 (2013.01) [B65D 21/0212 (2013.01); B65D 23/10 (2013.01); B65D 25/28 (2013.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A container for storing and dispensing liquids, comprising:
a dispenser to dispense liquid contained in the container and having a center axis spaced from and arranged on one side of an imaginary vertical plane passing through a center of the container;
a t-shaped handle to carry the container;
the t-shaped handle comprising:
a stem portion;
a top portion whose width is wider than a width of the stem portion;
a top surface of the top portion having a center axis spaced from and arranged on an opposite side of the imaginary vertical plane
first and second opposite surfaces that are not parallel to one another; and
two undersides having a slant angle (A) of between 20 and 40 degrees in relation to a top surface of the t-shaped handle,
wherein the top portion of the t-shaped handle is only connected to the stem portion.