87 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Transformation / Transformation (not so visual)
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Unknown To convert or transubstantiate monie into counters, or counters into monie shuttle pass as transformation The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 184
Unknown A notable tricke to transforme a counter to a groat double sided coin glued from two filed down coins, another thin cover disc stuck onto it with wax to show both sides of coin (pre-shell), then disc stolen away and coin changes cleanly in one handRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 185
Unknown To transforme anie one small thing into anie other forme by folding of paper Buddha papers, with paper or handkerchief, standard back-to-back paper method and ungaffed methodRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVI) 187
Unknown A notable trick to transform a Counter into a Groat double sided coin glued from two filed down coins, another thin cover disc stuck onto it with wax to show both sides of coin (pre-shell), then disc stolen away and coin changes cleanly in one handRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 46
Unknown How to transforme any one small thing into another forme by folding of paper Buddha papers to change coinsRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 47
Henri De Manche To Change a Coin one-handedRelated to The Modern Conjurer 153
Jess Kelly, Laurie Ireland Vanish of Coin from Trousers Fold half dollar put in trouser fold, changes into nickel, forty-five pennies grabbed from airVariations The Magic Annual for 1937 40
Harry Bernstein Transmutation of Metal two dimes in spectator's hand change into pennies Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 3) 65
Samuel Berland Pinched pieces are broken of from a half dollar, last piece transforms into a quarter The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 105) 423
J. B. Bobo The Magic Mint nickel in the hand, half dollar appears, nickel transforms into another half dollar Watch This One! 97
Arthur H. Buckley A Short Routine In Which Sleeving Plays The Major Part quarter changes into half dollar and back, with alternative switch, inertia sleeving for transformation Principles and Deceptions 47
Thomas H. Bearden Presto Chango two coins change several times from silver to copper and back, copper/silver coinRelated toVariationsAlso published here Modern Coin Magic 245
Unknown The Magic Mint nickel in the hand, half dollar appears, nickel transforms into another half dollar Modern Coin Magic 289
Cy Keller, Hen Fetsch Hole the Coin coin transforms in processInspired by The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 261) 1043
John Howie Howie's Reward two coins are produced from handkerchief, then they are wrapped in hank and held in place by a rubber band, coins transform in other coinsRelated toAlso published here The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 296) 1183
John Howie Reward two coins are produced from handkerchief, then they are wrapped in hank and held in place by a rubber band, coins transform in other coinsAlso published here The Best in Magic 52
Conrad H. Haden Dime to English Penny The New Modern Coin Magic 439
Ron Bauer Made In Japan The New Modern Coin Magic 485
Frederica The Great Purse Swindle three half crowns in a purse transform into three pennies, again three half crowns are put into the purse and everything wrapped in a handkerchief, purse travels to the pocket and again contains three pennies The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 106
Ken De Courcy The Duplex Coin penny changes into a half-crown, with sucker ending (two pennies) The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 196
Jules DeBarros The Hammam Routine signed coin penetrates table and falls in a glass, transforms and travels under other hand, big medallion appears as kicker The Coins of Ishtar 52
Sam Schwartz Alchemy with Coins two copper and two sliver coins, transpositions and transformation, surprise appearance of handful of pennies, see also p. 758 for comment by Marvin JohnsonAlso published here
  • "Alchemy with Coins" (Sam Schwartz, Linking Ring)
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 720
David Bornstein Orient Express "Coin Tricks" The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 10) 1037
Bob Elliott Citation Silver copper and silver coin travel from hand to hand, then become two coppers, two silvers, and back again The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1064
Jerry Mentzer Gypsy Switch Inflation Cent dollar changes to dollar-sized penny with handkerchief coverInspired by Super Cents 16
Jerry Mentzer Switch Change penny changes to dime and back, then to dollar-sized penny, with handkerchief Super Cents 19
Harvey Rosenthal Jacket Sleeve Miracle coin rolled into jacket sleeve near shoulder and vanishes, ditch in breast pocket, also as transformation or transpo
- The Vanish
- Miracle Coin Change
- Copper Silver Transpo
The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #1) 884
A. Berkeley Davis The Vanishing Chinatown on flexible close-up mat Close-up Cavalcade Finale 40
Unknown You Caught Me coins transform into performer's hand, sixteen single pennies finale, "21 Cent Trick" gaff setInspired by
  • "Fifty Cent Trick" (L. Ireland)
Close-up Cavalcade Finale 50
Ross Bertram The Metamorphic Coin in closed hand Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 29
Ross Bertram Fifty-Two Cents coin changes cleanly in closed hand Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 34
Ross Bertram Fifty-Fifty one of two half dollars changes into quarter, challenge conditions Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 48
Ross Bertram Devaluation half dollar changes into dime during coin roll flourish Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 6
Ross Bertram As a Transformation sleeving Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 124
Larry Becker Midas Mentalism silver coin turns into golden coin in envelope, alchemy presentation World of Super Mentalism 59
Fred Kaps Münzenverwandlung und Verschwinden im Tuch with tape and a handkerchiefAlso published here Fred Kaps Lecture 13
Sol Stone Soft Sleeve sleeving technique, with change/switch as example Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 2) 301
Stephen Tucker Warp. Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 3) 41
Tom Gagnon Alchemorphosis five dimes in prescription bottle change into a larger gold coin Sleightly Original 31
Camilo Vázquez Sympathetic Coins Variation using a credit card, coins change in the endInspired by Das Camilo Seminar "81" 16
Meir Yedid Hallucination three coins appear and then vanish in a hole of disc, then hole vanishes and disc becomes solid Close-Up Hallucinations 11
Max Sterling Drop Vanish as a change, same as Kaps moveRelated to The Ramsay Finale 64
Ross Bertram Inflation half dollar tossed from hand to hand changes into dime, penny, vanishes Bertram on Sleight of Hand 3
Ross Bertram The Bertram Addition coin changes to copper with retention vanish handling Bertram on Sleight of Hand 24
Ross Bertram Chameleon Coin hand closed and opened and coin changes, one-handed Bertram on Sleight of Hand 70
Ross Bertram The Martreb Change Bertram on Sleight of Hand 76
Roy Baker All Change Twenty pence coin placed with handful of ten pence, all change to twenty pence Baker's Capers 27
Patrick Page Big Coin, Little Coin coin transform into a bigger coin and back Book of Thumb Tips 10
Karl Fulves Getaway II coin changes, bill in handling, short change presentation, ditch in shirt as in previous item S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 4) 64
David Britland Orient Express "The Chinese get the better of the Exchange Rate"
copper and silver coins transpose repeatedly, then change into Chinese coins, inspired by Fred Kaps
Equinox 17
Karl Fulves Interlude "The Chase"
coin roll effect in which the coin changes back and forth to copper and silver, also idea for hinged coin gaff, posed as a problem
S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 1) 10
Karl Fulves Copper Go copper coin trapped in handkerchief with rubber band, corners pulled and coin either vanishes or changes, posed as a problem S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 4) 61
Karl Fulves Getaway I complete vanish of coin with bill, servante at belt, also as transformation S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 4) 62
Peter Duffie Tunnel Vision one coin sequence, coin changes, vanishes, then both coins appear, bigger coin finale Inspirations 45
Jack Miller King Koin king engraved on English penny is shavedVariations The Chronicles (Issue 35) 1405
Bill Scott Sleeve Ho! multiple phase copper-silver routine Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 11) 1992
Karl Fulves Codex quarter changes into gold coin when wrapped in paper Money Moves 7
Karl Fulves Quarter Bet No. 1, quarter under half dollar changes into dime, heads or tail presentation Self-Working Coin Magic 1
Unknown Money Changer No. 2, dime changes in half dollar in seemingly empty hands Self-Working Coin Magic 2
Tom Craven Heads or Tails? coin is scooped up with a card and put in other hand, transformation / switch The Minotaur (Vol. 1 No. 1) 3
Ken Simmons Quick Change half dollar changes into copper coin in presence of Chinese coin, copper/silver/brassRelated to
  • "Wash-Out" (Steve Dusheck)
Finally! 36
Scott Robinson Coins, By Golly transposition of two silver and a brass coin, then all become brass The Trapdoor — Volume Two (Issue 37) 676
Unknown, Sveroni Rub-A-Dub-Dub with variations, as a transformation and transformation of a coin under a card Sveroni Original 38
Paul Gertner Coin Transformation on Deck covered with hand Steel and Silver 62
Alexander de Cova Convention Fooler coin under foot vanish with sucker element, other coin under footRelated to Secrets No. 1 79
Paul Gertner Part Four: Visible Transposition and a Trip to Chinatown as before, at the end both coins transform, tabled Steel and Silver 35
Paul Gertner K.I.X. coin kicked into lap under cover of both hands
- The Vanish
- The Change
Inspired by Steel and Silver 38
Paul Gertner Chinese in the Hand two in the hand, one in the pocket with transformation of all three into Chinese coins Steel and Silver 79
Aldo Colombini Kayak half dollar changes to Chinese coin under card, some card and coin things, Chinese coin travels onto string with knots Close-Up File 16
David Acer Double Header one double-headed and one double-tailed quarter shown, they fuse into one regular coin, then changes into half dollar Natural Selections 78
Karl Fulves Guessing Game No. 54, coin under handkerchief on magician's palm, spectators reach under it and guess what it is, it turns out to be much bigger, wrist watch as hold-out Easy Magic 76
Karl Fulves Spirit of '76 No. 57, four coins shown front and back, answer of question appears on back of one coin (one of two possible answers), display sequence in which apparently four coins are shown from both sides Easy Magic 80
Harry Riser Purse Jam two copper coins in purse transpose with two silver coin outside, then all change to copperInspired by The Feints and Temps of Harry Riser 211
Karl Fulves Copper copper layer in US quarters moves from being nearer to the head side to the tail side The Fine Print (Issue 6) 154
Joshua Jay Fold Up Fooler Picture of coins on paper becomes real coinsAlso published here A Teen's Routines 37
Karl Fulves On The Cuff coin balanced on elbow and apparently caught with hand, changes into another coinInspired by The Fine Print (Issue 8) 221
Don Nielsen, Karl Fulves The Old Penny & Dime Trick penny vanishes, two dimes appear instead, sucker element Underworld (Issue 10) 129
Walter Brusa Lizbeth engraved old queen on coin becomes young womanInspired by Latter Day Secrets (Issue 2) 31
Michael Esposito Golden Girl coin transforms into gold coin under bill that is removed from walletInspired by Latter Day Secrets (Issue 5) 137
Jay Sankey, David Acer Under Foot expose the "brush coin under foot" gag, but reveal that the penny under the foot has become a quarterRelated to Random Acts of Magic 280
Karl Fulves You Have Three Seconds bet in which spectator has to reach under handkerchief and get out a valuable coin, he only gets a worthless chip Prolix (Issue 2) 118
Paul Morris "I'll Toss You" coin flipped and caught on back of hand, vanishes completely, sleeving, also as transformation Prolix (Issue 4) 251
Vernon Winiecke A Coin Color Change Related to Prolix (Issue 6) 366
Troy Hooser Wand Change Wand used to make three silver coins appear, then change to Chinese coins, uses magnetic coins Moments 75
Mike Pisciotta Mike's Two-Cents dime and penny on table, spectator holds dime up and phone picture is taken, coin changes into penny in real life and on photographInspired by
  • "Coin On Call" (Aljaz Son, Magic, Aug. 2011)
From the Depths 4
Francis Carlyle The Golden Coin coin dropped in beer changes to gold coin, bar stunt The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 49
Johnny Thompson Presto Chango two silver coins change to copper in performer's hand, then one back to copper, transposition with spectatorInspired by The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 43