Tub for bathing

- Kohler Canada Co.
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In a preferred embodiment, the nature of this product is as a plumbing fixture in the form of a bathing tub primary useful for washing the human body.

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

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a left, top, front perspective view of a tub for bathing according to another embodiment of my new design, the front elevational view thereof being identical to FIG. 3, the rear elevational view thereof being a mirror image of FIG. 6, the bottom plan view thereof being a mirror image of FIG. 7 and the left and right elevational views thereof being mirror images of respective FIGS. 4 and 5; and,

FIG. 9 is a top plan view thereof.

The broken line representations of holes in the figures are for the purpose of illustration only, and form no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a tub for bathing, as shown and described.

Referenced Cited
U.S. Patent Documents
2143033 January 1939 Sakier
D331622 December 8, 1992 Dannenberg
D407148 March 23, 1999 Smith et al.
D428475 July 18, 2000 Thomas
D440640 April 17, 2001 Walsh
D443046 May 29, 2001 Primucci et al.
D454181 March 5, 2002 Bertoli
D485603 January 20, 2004 Lyons
D490144 May 18, 2004 Lanius
Other references
  • Kohler catalog p. 8.60, Proflex Whirlpools, Proflex 7236.
  • Integrity Collection, baths, supplier unknown, undated.
Patent History
Patent number: D524924
Type: Grant
Filed: Sep 10, 2004
Date of Patent: Jul 11, 2006
Assignee: Kohler Canada Co. (Thornhill)
Inventor: Jason T. Lanius (Sheboygan, WI)
Primary Examiner: Robert A Delehanty
Attorney: Quarles & Brady LLP
Application Number: 29/212,981
Current U.S. Class: Bathtub (15) (D23/277)