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April 1, 2020 12:00 PM - April 13, 2020 07:00 PMCalender

Set of Six Penguin Bowling Pins and Balls with Two Additional Pins

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3360T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 01, 2020 12:00PM


Set of Six Penguin Bowling Pins and Balls with Two Additional Pins, Harry F. Kohaut, Inc., Newark, New Jersey, c. 1935, the six turned and painted penguin "pins" with rubber beaks and two black- and white-painted balls, and two other similar penguin "pins" with slightly different paint schemes and wood beaks, ht. 12, ball dia. 5 in.

Note: Kohaut filed a patent application for his "Game Pin or Similar Article" on September 19, 1935. The pins were originally sold in sets of six with balls as a bowling-type game. Additional information available upon request.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Scattered wear and associated paint loss from use.

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Harry F. Kohaut, Newark