Tub for bathing

- Kohler Co.

FIG. 1 is a perspective view taken from the top, front and right side of a tub for bathing embodying my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a cross-sectional view taken on line 3--3 of FIG. 2; and,

FIG. 4 is a cross-sectional view taken on line 4--4 of FIG. 2.

The fragmentary broken line representations of a bathroom island installation deck in FIG. 1, and of openings in FIGS. 1, 2 and 3 are for the purpose of illustration only and form no part of the claimed design.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
D253124 October 9, 1979 Primault
D310566 September 11, 1990 Jacuzzi
D334231 March 23, 1993 Kohler, Jr. et al.
D346648 May 3, 1994 Levien
Other references
  • A drawing and a photograph of a Hytec acrylic tub No. AC 6060, admitted prior art. Dec. 1, 1992. An undated ad of Americh Corp. showing inter alia a Bermuda bathing tub, admitted prior art. An ad of Lasco Bathware dated 1991 showing a Delphinius whirlpool bath and luxury bathtub. An undated ad of an unknown company showing, inter alia, a Le Sublime Model 6060SW tub, admitted prior art.
Patent History
Patent number: D354116
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 9, 1993
Date of Patent: Jan 3, 1995
Assignee: Kohler Co. (Kohler, WI)
Inventor: William C. McKeone (Sheboygan Falls, WI)
Primary Examiner: A. Hugo Word
Assistant Examiner: Eric Watterson
Law Firm: Quarles & Brady
Application Number: 0/16,175
Current U.S. Class: Bathtub (15) (D23/277)