24 entries in Coin / Sleights / Lapping / Switches
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
John Mulholland II. Torn and Restored Napkin T&R napkin, balled-up torn napkin is lapped and full one is already in other hand, see p. 43 for standing alternative
1944 The Art of Illusion 41
John Mulholland III. Transformation lapping used for transformation, “an olive can be transformed into a lump of sugar, a piece of paper can be changed into a potato chip, a blank domino can be turned into a double six”
1944 The Art of Illusion 43
John Cornelius Metamorphosis tabled coin changes by waving over it with the hands, see also p. 728 for comment by Bob Bruning
Variations July 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 9) 642
Scotty York The Ring and the Penny Test gag, penny is dropped through ring, coin grows when spectator wants to try
1975 Coins 16
John Cornelius Metamorphosis visual coin transformation on the table
1976 Close-Up Sampler — Part 1 5
Harvey Rosenthal Breaking Silver
1976 Close-Up Sampler — Part 2 15
Harvey Rosenthal Sucker Spellbound copper, silver to chinese coin
1976 Close-Up Sampler — Part 2 16
Rick Johnsson Just for Kicks Chinese coin changes into two quarters then into big nickle which eventually disappears, using the Kick Change
1976 Practical Impossibilities 17
Rick Johnsson, Ellison Poland Penny --- For His Thoughts more ideas with the IBGTH Switch, with bills, paper clips, billets, dice, coins, sponge balls, combs, business cards
1976 Practical Impossibilities 52
Tom Craven Propel-A-Coin coin is flipped and caught on back of hand, changes to different coin, lapping
June 1980 Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 6) 355
Unknown Inertia Lap
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 19
David Roth Sweeplap Box Switch
1985 Expert Coin Magic 209
Danny Korem, Slydini Revolving Imp table edge switch, combination of Slydini's Imp Pass & Revolve Vanish
1985 Korem without Limits 27
Joaquín Navajas Cambio de color "Pases Mágicos" visual transformation with coin on table
1985 Monedas Personales 33
Howard Wurst Simplex Switch optional lapping at the end, sound covered by throwing switched coins on table
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 6) 91
Michael Rubinstein The Cartwheel Change
Also published here Nov. 1987 Apocalypse (Vol. 10 No. 11) 1423
Patrick Page Transpo copper / silver transpo with purse frame
1988 The Purse Frame 25
Gary Ouellet The Infidel Change coin changes while dropped into other hand
Inspired by 1990 Close Up Illusions 111
Paul Gertner K.I.X. coin kicked into lap under cover of both hands
  • The Vanish
  • The Change
Inspired by 1994 Steel and Silver 38
Dominique Duvivier Four-Coin Slap Change Four silver coins slapped between hands, change into four copper coins
Related to 1996 Magie Duvivier 59
David Acer The Wave Change coin on finger-tips of palm-up hand, other hand waves over it for change, lapping
Variations 1999 Natural Selections — Volume II 117
Lewis Jones The Scorpion chosen card to card case, lap switch
2004 Semi-Automatic Card Tricks — Volume 5 139
Joaquín Navajas Cambio de color "Pases mágicos" visual transformation with coin on table
2019 Monedas Personales Y Más 39
Michael Rubinstein The Cartwheel Change
  • Sit-Down Version
  • Stand-Up Version
Related toAlso published here 2020 Rubinstein Coin Magic 49