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Bognar Buvos Golyok
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A variation of instant insanity with 4 balls in a frame.

Every of the four balls can be moved independent from the others. Each ball has 6 dots oriented like the faces of a cube. There are 4 different colours. The aim of the puzzle is to orient the balls in a way that on every column no colour is present twice.
It was produced with white and black bodies.
The black versions in images 2 and 3 show small differences. There was a separate russian version for the soviet union which package is seen in images 8-10.

There is a long row of puzzle in this tradition dating back into the 19th century. "Instant Insanity" is the name known best.
Beginning in 1980 Ideal Toy Corporation produced a variant names "Trikki 4", "Cube-4" or "Face 4".
The earliest known trace of this puzzle is from 1900 when Frederick A Schossow filed a patent (US646463).

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Sale Date Price (USD) Sale Type Condition Package Condition Notes Contributors Edit
Apr 22 2005 $62.00 eBay Auction Good Missing None Aleksey
May 24 2009 $20.50 eBay Auction Average Missing None Sergejs Lucuks



Thank you to the following people for their assistance in helping collect the information on this page: Carter, Geert Hellings.


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Corneliu Zavadovschi: My Collection
Christoph Lohe: My Collection
Juozas Granskas: My Collection
m0monga183: My Collection
isacisco: My Collection
Aleksey: My Collection
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kastellorizo: My Collection
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Andreas Nortmann: Andreas' collection
Olivér Nagy: Oliver's collection
Githzerai: My Collection
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