|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||220/717; 220/703; 220/711; 220/713; 220/716; 220/718; 215/387|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 4 인용 특허 : 146|
A lid for a beverage container is described. The lid has a basin that is designed to enhance the user's olfactory experience when drinking a beverage from the container and lid. As the user tilts the container and lid to take a drink, the beverage pours through an opening on the basin valley and flows across a sipping surface area to the user's mouth, thus allowing the beverage to aerate, evaporate, and cool. The basin is sized and dimensioned to channel and concentrate the vapor rising from the beverage towards the user's nose as the user sips the bever...
1. A lid for a container, comprising: a basin comprising a valley surrounded by a ridge;wherein the valley is defined by a length, a first end, a middle section, and a second end, the first end having a first width, the second end having a second width, and the middle section having a third width;wherein the first width is larger than the second width;wherein the third width is larger than the first width and the second width;wherein the ridge comprises (i) a first section of an outward-facing wall near the first end that intersects a horizontal plane at...