Patent Number: 6,305,591

Title: Container for an orthodontic retainer

Abstract: A container for holding an orthodontic retainer. The container comprises afront wall, an opposing back wall, a pair of opposing side walls, a bottomwall and a lid to define a cavity capable of holding an orthodonticretainer. The lid is hingedly attached to the back wall so the lid is notalso easily lost. In a first preferred embodiment, a string is connectedto the container that allows the user to hang the container from his neck.In a second preferred embodiment, a clip is formed in the back wall sothat the user can attach the container to his clothing, much like anelectronic pager.

Inventors: Jones; Janice M (Rock Hill, SC)


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Expiration Date: 10/23/2013