US 11,655,074 B2
Display container for displaying a botanical specimen
William Thomas Smith, Fair Oaks, CA (US); and Cheryl Ann Smith, Fair Oaks, CA (US)
Assigned to ALL PLASTIC, INC., Rancho Cordova, CA (US)
Filed by ALL PLASTIC, INC., Rancho Cordova, CA (US)
Filed on Dec. 16, 2021, as Appl. No. 17/552,992.
Application 17/552,992 is a continuation of application No. 16/874,394, filed on May 14, 2020, granted, now 11,235,909.
Application 16/874,394 is a continuation in part of application No. 29/691,120, filed on May 14, 2019, granted, now D945877.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/847,539, filed on May 14, 2019.
Prior Publication US 2022/0177194 A1, Jun. 9, 2022
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. B65D 25/38 (2006.01); B65D 25/54 (2006.01); B65D 25/10 (2006.01); B65D 85/50 (2006.01); A61L 9/12 (2006.01); A01G 9/14 (2006.01); A47F 7/28 (2006.01)
CPC B65D 25/38 (2013.01) [A01G 9/14 (2013.01); A47F 7/286 (2013.01); A61L 9/12 (2013.01); B65D 25/106 (2013.01); B65D 25/54 (2013.01); B65D 85/50 (2013.01); B65D 2201/00 (2013.01)] 25 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A display container for displaying an aromatic botanical specimen, comprising:
a) a container body enclosing an interior space for storing the botanical specimen and scented air having a scent of the botanical specimen, at least a portion of the container body being transparent for viewing of the botanical specimen;
b) at least one scent discharge port passing through the container body between the interior space and an environment exterior the container body; and
c) an air pump coupled to the container body, the air pump having an air chamber in fluid communication with the at least one scent discharge port through the interior space, the air chamber collapsible to urge discharge of the scented air from the interior space to the environment through the at least one scent discharge port.
 
16. A display container for displaying an aromatic botanical specimen, comprising:
a) a container body enclosing an interior space for storing the botanical specimen and scented air having a scent of the botanical specimen, the container body having a top wall bounding the interior space from above and a sidewall extending downwardly from a periphery of the top wall and bounding the interior space horizontally, at least a portion of the top wall being generally transparent for viewing of the botanical specimen from above;
b) at least one scent discharge port passing through the top wall of the container body between the interior space and an environment exterior the container body; and
c) an air pump mounted to the sidewall of the container body and spaced apart from the at least one scent discharge port, the air pump operable to urge discharge of the scented air from the interior space to the environment through the at least one scent discharge port.
 
19. A display container for displaying an aromatic botanical specimen, comprising:
a) a container body enclosing an interior space for storing the botanical specimen and scented air having a scent of the botanical specimen, at least a portion of the container body being generally transparent for viewing of the botanical specimen;
b) at least one scent discharge port passing through the container body between the interior space and an environment exterior the container body, the at least one scent discharge port fixed in position relative to the interior space; and
c) an air pump coupled to the container body and manually operable to urge discharge of the scented air from the interior space to the environment through the at least one scent discharge port.