141 entries in Ring / Finger Rings / Traveling / Miscellaneous
  
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Unknown L'Anneau Dans un Pistolet, Qui Se Trouve Ensuite au Bec d'une Tourterelle, Dans une Boîte qu'on Avait Auparavant Visitée & Cachetée ring shot with a pistol is later found in the beak of a turtle dove sitting in a box which was examined before
1784 La Magie Blanche Dévoilée 50
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic string
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 225
Unknown The Magic Ball and Rings three rings vanish from box, reappear inside special ball on special stick
Related to 1876 Modern Magic 231
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 233
Unknown The Magic Rose ring travels into mechanical rose
1876 Modern Magic 234
Unknown To Fire Borrowed Rings from a Pistol, and make them Pass into a Goblet filled with Bran and covered with a Handkerchief, the Bran Disappearing, and being found elsewhere
1876 Modern Magic 384
Unknown The Wizard's Omelet Borrowed Rings and Live Doves produced from an Omelet, dove pan
1876 Modern Magic 398
Unknown The Mysterious Salver rings, coins or key travel into glass on tablet audibly when covered, mechanical
1876 Modern Magic 416
Unknown The Glove Column three or four rings and glove borrowed and shot on column, glove expanded as though containing a living hand appears at the top of the pillar, with rings on each finger
1876 Modern Magic 469
Prof. M. Verbeck Verbeck's Wedding-Ring Trick ring is hammered on, then put in paper programme and crumbled up, transforms into nest of envelopes with ring inside, with repeat
1890 More Magic 199
Prof. Robertson Professor Robertson's Ring- und Karten-Kunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) five finger rings borrowed, colored thread on each, black puppet hand in box, rings vanish and appear on the hand, spectators decide which color on which puppet finger
Also published here Oct. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 2) 25
Unknown Der Teufelskopf continuation of description, four cards selected and two borrowed ring put in glass and covered with handkerchief, cards vanish from deck and glass with rings vanishes, cards and rings appear on devil head puppet apparatus
Related to Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 37
Unknown Die schwarze Hand (aus den Mysterien des Orients) continuation of explanation, assistant necessary
Also published here Nov. 1895 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 1 No. 3) 47
Prof. Robertson Prof. Robertsons Ring- und Kartenkunststück card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related toAlso published here 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 30
Bartholomäus Gebert Citrone, Tuch und Ring lemon and handkerchief transpose in two borrowed hats, then borrowed finger ring is dropped audibly into glass under handkerchief cover and vanishes, it reappears in lemon
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Unknown Card, Ring and Ribbon borrowed finger ring appears on loop of string tied on card with hole
1897 New Era Card Tricks 153
Professor Bellonie Citrone, Ring und Tuch auf Wanderschaft traveling routine with lemon, finger ring, silk and glass with tube cover, ring ends up in lemon
Apr. 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Carl Willmann Die Post im Salon finger ring vanishes (changes into spring flowers in the performer's hand) and reappears in nest of boxes attached to a flower bouquet
July 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 7) 105
Otsenré Das Horoskop eight nesting tubes shown, borrowed finger ring put in glass of water, tubes placed over glass one by one, glass with content vanishes, glass reproduced from handkerchief with flower bouquet in which the ring is found
Related to Dec. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 12) 183
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Die Handschuhsäule No. 17, five finger rings and glove borrowed, all fired on a stand with pistol, glove with five rings appears there, with assistant
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 56
Otsenré Das Horoskop second part of explanation
Related to Jan. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
Professor Bellonie Der Ring am Bouquet borrowed finger ring vanishes from paper cone and reappears on flower bouquet that appears in a water glass
May 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5) 71
Unknown Die bezauberte Karte No. 19, card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to 1900 Der Amateurzauberer 104
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 115
Carl Willmann Lucifer's Geheimnis box from which a borrowed ring or coin can be stolen
Aug. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 8) 118
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unauflösbare Impromptu "Vorträge von J. N. Hofzinser"
patter for ring that travels into playing card
Mar. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 3) 35
Heinrich Collin Die Goldschmelze auf dem Teller borrowed finger ring wrapped in (flash) paper and put on small plate, vanishes, reappears on egg, flash material dummy with gold leaf
May 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 73
Carl Willmann Flagge und Trauring auf der Wanderschaft borrowed ring wrapped in paper is burned, flag vanishes as well, both reappear in previously sealed glass held by spectator
July 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 7) 103
Carl Willmann Die bezauberte Karte und der Ring card tied between two chairs, borrowed finger ring appears threaded on loop through hole in card
Related to Aug. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 8) 117
Ottokar Fischer Ein verblüffendes Tisch-Kunststück coin, finger ring and bill borrowed and put in vest pocket, bill appears inside bread roll, ring inside matchbox and coin under a glass
Oct. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 10) 153
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVII. Ist es möglich! 1. Der Ring am Stabe (finger ring moves up and down on wand)
2. Der aus dem Glase verschwindende Ring (ring vanishes from glass, covered with silk)
3. Der Ring im Hühnerei (ring appears in egg)
1902 Moderne Magie 170
Joseph Michael Hartz The Hartz Pistol for getting a borrowed ring behind stage
1903 Later Magic 52
William E. Robinson A Borrowed Ring Found in a Potato actual ring loaded into potato
Related to 1903 Later Magic 194
Unknown The Ring and the Card thread loop tied to playing card, borrowed finger ring vanishes and reappears in thread loop
1903 Later Magic 196
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
  • The Old Method
  • The Hartz Method
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 198
Unknown The Wedding Ring and Flag finger ring wrapped in flash paper vanishes, flag changes into flowers, flag with ring inside appears in covered glass
1903 Later Magic 204
Unknown A Glove Conjured into a Nut, the Nut into an Egg, the Egg into a Lemon, and the Lemon into an Orange ring and glove into nest of items from title
Related to 1903 Later Magic 378
David Devant The Bag of Mystery egg appears in spectator's hand covered with paper bag, expanding bird cage produced from bag, borrowed ring put in beaten egg, vanishes, reappears in nest of envelopes
1903 Later Magic 544
Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Ring finger ring dropped into glass under handkerchief cover (dummy attached to handkerchief with thread), another handkerchief put over a wand that is held by spectator on the ends, ring travels onto wand
July 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 105
Wilhelm Zimmermann Ring- und Tuch-Kunststück borrowed finger ring knotted in silk and put in glass, vanishes there and reappears in chosen bread roll, silk and ring vanish again, ring in nest of boxes that was given to spectator at the beginning
May 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 5) 74
R. Neusch, Dr. Reinhard Rohnstein Grosses Ring-Changement finger ring travels from spectator's finger to bird, bird flies away with ring, no explanation
Aug. 1904 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 8) 133
Carl Willmann, Hal. Merton Der Ring im Hühnerei borrowed finger ring appears inside egg, gaffed egg cup, second method by Merton
Jan. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 1) 8
Carl Willmann Der Ring im Wollknäuel ring to ball of wool
May 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 5) 72
Hans Fischer Das magische Taschentuch borrowed ring vanishes from handkerchief (duplicate ring sewn in corner), reproduced from spectator's pocket
Sep. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 135
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser Das unlösbare Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here 1910 Kartenkünste 181
Jean-Eugène Robert-Houdin, Joseph Michael Hartz The Mystic Glove and Rings four finger rings borrowed, placed in pistol, glove put over glass tube, pistol shot, glove blows up with ring on each finger
  • The Old Method
  • The Hartz Method
Also published here 1911 Magical Titbits 215
Oswald Rae The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery signed card is torn in quarters and put in an envelope, a finger ring is added and everything burnt with a candle, finger ring with rolled up restored card is found in ball of wool inside a parcel
Also published here
  • "The Phoenix Card and Ring Mystery" in "The Magic Wand"
1930 Original Magic 1
Oswald Rae Say It with Flowers ring is dropped in a glass under handkerchief and vanishes, then card is selected and duplicate rises from a jumbo deck in a houlette, performer makes a hole in the card and produces some flowers where spectator's ring is attached to, houlette on ribbon
Also published here
  • " Say It with Flowers" in "The Linking Ring"
1930 Original Magic 33
Frederick Eugene Powell A Ring There Was ring to egg with gaffed bowl and plate
1940 The Jinx 51-100 (Issue 87) 550
Eugene Laurant The Nest of Boxes four rings tied on ribbon, in boxes, with assistant
1941 Our Mysteries 39
Dolf Rudin The Secret of the Maharajah three borrowed rings vanish and appear attached to roses inside a bottle, strange
1945 My Best 332
Jean Hugard Ring on the Wand ring dropped into glass under handkerchief, then appears on stick held by spectator, collection of different methods
July 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 2) 134
Giuseppe Pinetti Borrowed Ring in Fish finger ring shot out the window, fish appears in empty box with finger ring inside, stooge
Sep. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 147
George G. Kaplan The Kaplan Nest of Boxes Routine for closeup
1948 The Fine Art of Magic 319
Tony Lopilato Ring on the Rope ring disappears in handkerchief, reappears on rope
1948/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 5 328
David Tobias Bamberg Ring in Ball of Wool knotted onto end
1954/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 6 359
Hans E. Trixer The Flying Ring ring vanishes and appears in pocket, clever pull
1955 ConjuRing Trix 31
Al Koran The Flying Ring reel
1967 Al Koran's Professional Presentations 107
J.B. Findlay Ringing the Change jardine ellis ring travels on silk
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 339
Ralph Gironda Penny Papers two borrowed rings wrapped in paper and placed in glass, covered with silk, one of the papers travels to another covered glass, then one of the rings travels to other glass
Oct. 1968 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 3 No. 12) 209
Eddie Joseph Traversing Ring and Note bill wrapped in handkerchief, finger ring in another handkerchief which is put in paper bag which is impaled on skewer, then ring is found impaled on skewer and bill in other handkerchief
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 184
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case
VariationsAlso published here 1971 Another Card Session with Peter Kane 19
Arnold De Seiver Borrowed Ring in Box from fist to unprepared ring box held by spectator
1972 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 163
David Douglas Milady's Psychic Goose Bumps!! ring vanishes tied from handkerchief and appears in sealed envelope, spooky presentation
1973 The Compleat Magick - Volume 1 (Issue 77) 381
Faucett Ross Ring in Egg Ring appears in egg, but no yolk / egg white in egg
1975 Magic With Faucett Ross 151
Peter Kane The Ring in the Card Case
Also published here 1975 Cards and Cases 26
Jules Giraud Der Gefangene des Tuches borrowed finger ring in ring case under handkerchief, case vanishes, then silk, silk appears knotted onto glass under tube, ring box with ring in glass
Also published here
  • Pentagram
Feb. 1975 Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 3) 50
Patrick Page The Nest of Boxes ring vanishes under handkerchief and appears in nest of boxes
1976 The Big Book of Magic 231
Eric Mason Kineto finger ring travels on second spectators keys, magnet
1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 1) 464
Ross Bertram With a Ring borrowed ring into box given out at beginning
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 113
Unknown Nest of Boxes detailed overview, watch or ring to nest of boxes
  • No-Assistant Nest of Boxes (9 methods, Okito, John Pomeroy, Hughes, Himber)
  • Assistant Nest of Boxes (2 mehods, Martinka,
  • The Tabaret Loading Table
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 179
Eddie Joseph Back Again coin, ring and key used for "two in the hands..." routine, coin shower as finale
1979 Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 20
Gerald Kosky The Magic Ring ring and three different colored stones, "two in the hands..." routine, stones in ring as finale
1979 Two in the Hand and One in the Pocket 21
Karl Fulves Crackerjack borrowed ring vanishes and reappears in box, posed as problem
1979 Interlocutor (Issue 35) 138
Philip T. Goldstein Ringleader fingerring vanishes and appears knoted on a cord
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 2) 802
Philip T. Goldstein Amulation ring travels from a box into an amulet, which was put into another box
1980 Pabular (Vol. 6 No. 7) 879
Ray Grismer, Peter Kane Watch, Look and Listen ring and string routine with ring to card case finish
1982 The Close-up Magic of Frank Garcia - Part II 76
Stan Allen Clean Sweep prop spectacle in which ring is crunged and leftovers are sucked into fake vacuum cleaner in which ring is found
1983 The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 2 115
Meir Yedid Sticky Ring Vanish finger ring vanishes from purse frame, reappears on pinky
1983 Off the Wall 6
U. F. Grant Gen Grant's Bagged ring vanishes from glass and appears on rod which is pushed through a paper bag
1984 Magic from the Parade #1 1
Steve Dusheck Locked Ring borrowed ring reappears at locked chain necklace
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 8
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic string
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 49
Unknown To Pass a Borrowed Ring into an Egg
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 51
Steve Dusheck Eggsceptional Eggs borrowed ring into nest of plastic eggs
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 67
Richard Bartram, Jr. Impromptu Ring Flight ring changes to coin and is found in coin purse
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 77
Pat Hazell The Great Sugar-Swindle routine for ring in sugar packet
1985 The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 4 38
Karrell Fox Nest O' Purses ring to nest of purses
1986 For My Next Trick... 32
Karrell Fox The "Foxy" Nest O' Bags finger ring in nest of bags, glass with rolled up silk in final bag
1986 For My Next Trick... 119
Terry Seabrooke Give Me A Ring two glasses filled with milk, ring travels from glass to glass, Okito glasses
1986 Seabrooke's Book 91
Richard Osterlind The Borrowed Ring in Balloon Dog
1986/99 Three Miracle Routines 51
John Riggs Lucinda ring vanishes from box and appears in performer's mouth, invisible bird presentation, comedy routine
1987 The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 18) 303
Ron Wilson Flight of the Phoenix finger ring appears around borrowed bill in nest of boxes
Also published here
  • in "Genii" April, 1977
1987 The Uncanny Scot, Ron Wilson 122
Lamont Ream Ring in Tea Bag
1988 Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 1) 8
Mark Sicher The Wand-er-Ring Clip Ring travells to a paper clip chain
May 1989 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 5) 1633
Simon Lovell Chinese Ring in Rat Borrowed ring to matchbox, but has long racist interlude where magician wears fake teeth, pretends to be Chinese and speaks in a stereotypical accent and bad English in order to produce a rat
1989 Close Up Magic To Tapdance To 113
Jay Sankey Ring Around the Collar borrowed finger ring reappears at the end knotted in necktie
1990 100% Sankey 59
Alexander de Cova Das Teufelstuch ... einmal anders handling for retrieving vanished item
1990 Horizons 21
Michael Weber Dispensed Deception ring in plastic bubble form a bubble gum machine, almost impromptu
1991 Life Savers 111
Alexander de Cova Ring in Teebeutel ring in tea bag
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 5
Vanni Bossi The Ring into the Light Bulb
1992 Vanni Bossi NEW Lecture Notes 20
Scott Robinson Time Travel borrowed ring vanishes and appears on performer's watch band
Variations 1992 The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 43) 761
Gerald Deutsch Ring in Wallet
Oct. 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 10) 2421
Paul Gertner A Familiar Ring shell coins across with spectator's finger ring
Inspired byVariations 1994 Steel and Silver 54
Paul Gertner The Preparation of the Hourglasses for "The Ring on Hourglass"
1994 Steel and Silver 177
Paul Gertner The Ring on Hourglass, Part II coin stolen from ring box and loaded onto hourglass
1994 Steel and Silver 192
Paul Gertner The Ring on Hourglass, Part III switch of hourglass and revelation
1994 Steel and Silver 207
Joel Givens Easy Time different handling for Scott Robinson's Time Travel
Inspired by 1994 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 51) 936
Curtis Kam Fortunate Break ring vanishes and appears in chosen fortune cookie, other cookies are smashed with a hammer
1994 The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 1) 1
Michael Weber Wreck Creation borrowed finger ring vanishes, reappears in tea bag which is burned away in a flash
Inspired by 1994 Correctors Workshop
Steve Dusheck Ring Pull ring vanishes when thrown up, reappears in some container
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 94
Robert Parrish To Have and Have Not borrowed ring into box on top of glass tumbler, Owen Brothers Watch Box
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 63
John Riggs Scissor Swap coin and ring, travel to same hand
1995 The Magic of John Riggs 69
Karrell Fox The Medicine Man borrowed finger ring into plastic medicine bottle
1995 Much Ado About Something 24
Karrell Fox Stringaring paper bag with string sticking out, vanished finger ring appears on string
1995 Much Ado About Something 136
David Regal There & Back Borrowed ring travels from under an inverted glass to another inverted glass under napkins, thread set-up on table
Related to
  • "Exclusive Magical Secrets" (Goldston, 1912, p. 46)
1999 Close-Up & Personal 67
Karl Fulves Balloon O'Matic "Unsolved Mysteries"
finger ring in blue balloon inflated, when deflated a white balloon inflates and has now ring in it, posed as a problem
1999 The Fine Print (Issue 10) 330
Karl Fulves Ghost Knot four handkerchiefs in paper bag, one with a knot, finger ring borrowed and tossed in bag, ring now inside knot, dummy and switch
1999 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 1) 14
Milton Kort, Ron Bauer Fake Ring Removal ring apparently removed from finger, gag
2000 The Cursed Ring 4
Simon Lovell Ring in Rat comedy prop extravaganza
2000 Son of Simon Says! 181
Marc DeSouza Quad-Ringle Plus ring & string routine with ring to card case finale
Inspired by 2001 DeSouza's DeCeptions 71
David Regal The Luggage Tag
2002 Constant Fooling 1 208
David Regal Barrel of Monkeys on lowest monkey of a chain from toy monkeys
2002 Constant Fooling 1 212
Johann Nepomuk Hofzinser The Insoluble Impromptu ring to inside playing card which was torn and restored before
Also published here 2002 Hofzinser's Card Tricks 131
Luke Jermay The Ice Man Cometh ring vanishes from spectator's hand and appears in a block of ice
2003 Building Blocks 87
Vanni Bossi The Card in the Ring: Hofziner's Last Problem Solved signed card appears rolled onto magic wand with spectator's ring onto it
2005 Vanni Bossi Las Vegas Lecture 23
Unknown Kellar's Ring "Problems"
finger ring thrown out of window reappears in envelope, posed as a problem
Related to
  • Kolar's column, Conjuror's, July 1948
2005 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 10) 427
Vanni Bossi The Card in the Ring: My Solution to Hofzinser's Last Unsolved Problem card appears rolled inside spectator's ring
2007 Lecture Notes Las Vegas 2007 25
Jörg Alexander Weber Ring und Geschenk ring & string routine with borrowed finger ring, then ring vanishes and travels into nest of boxes
Also published here 2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 56
Jack Miller Ring-Go ring in one handkerchief, coin in another, ring penetrates handkerchief, vanishes, reappears in other handkerchief with coin
Inspired by 2008 Prolix (Issue 5) 334
Daniel Garcia Your Personal Safe Coins across, coins travel to spectator's hand (which is holding their own finger ring). At the end, ring will vanish from their own hand and appears in magician's hand
Inspired by 2009 Limited 16
Daniel Garcia, Marcus Eddie Stretch Multi-phased routine with finger ring and rubberband. Ring jumps from band to band, vanish, penetrate and so on.
2009 Limited 22
Trevor Lewis The Bell ring under bell travels inside locked box, spectator rings bell three times to find selected cards
2009 Routines Matter 33
Pete Biro Anillo en la copa on Kaps doing the ring on stem of glass trick, preparation and method
2009 El Manuscrito (Vol. 2 No. 10) 266
Tom Stone Ring to Ring Box
2010 Vortex 42
Patrick Page The Borrowed Finger Ring vanishing a ring with a handkerchief, thoughts on Koran's Ring Flight, ring on glasses, ring to ring box
2011 Magic Page by Page 192
Unknown Reel & Ring borrowed ring placed in box, it travels into another box
2012 Prolix (Issue 10) 692
Jan Logemann WondeRing (WondeRing, p. 17)
borrowed finger ring into packet of sweets
2013 Stand-Up Fantasies 16
Vanni Bossi The Card in Finger Ring signed card appears rolled onto magic wand with spectator's ring onto it, Hofzinser Problem, two handlings:
  • All Conditions Met
  • With a Duplicate Ring
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 48
Jörg Alexander Weber Ring and Giftbox ring & string routine with borrowed finger ring, then ring vanishes and travels into nest of boxes
Also published here 2017 Magic Illusions 27
Rhys "Morgan" Jones, Robert "West" Tay The Impossible Ring on the Ribbon borrowed finger ring mixed with dozens of rings in bowl, ribbon threaded through sides of paper bag, ring appears on ribbon when it is ripped free through the paper bag
2020 Parlour Tricks 89