90 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Transformation / Transformation (not so visual)
  
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
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 hand
Related to 1584 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 method
Related to 1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXVI) 187
Unknown To convert or transubstantiate monie into counters, or counters into monie shuttle pass as transformation
1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 184
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 hand
Related to 1634 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 coins
Related to 1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 47
Henri De Manche To Change a Coin one-handed
Related to 1902 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 air
Variations 1937 The Magic Annual for 1937 40
Harry Bernstein Transmutation of Metal two dimes in spectator's hand change into pennies
Aug. 1944 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
1946 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
1947 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
1948 Principles and Deceptions 47
Unknown The Magic Mint nickel in the hand, half dollar appears, nickel transforms into another half dollar
1952 Modern Coin Magic 289
Cy Keller, Hen Fetsch Hole the Coin coin transforms in process
Inspired by 1952 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 261) 1043
Thomas H. Bearden Presto Chango two coins change several times from silver to copper and back, copper/silver coin
Related toVariationsAlso published here 1952 Modern Coin Magic 245
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 coins
Also published here 1953 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 coins
Also published here 1956 The Best in Magic 52
Terry Nosek Rate of Exchange Routine for Coin Capers handling for Harry Roydon's Coin Capers, Pennies change to Nickel
1957 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1957) 9
Conrad H. Haden Dime to English Penny
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 439
Ron Bauer Made In Japan
1966 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
1967 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)
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 196
Eddie Joseph The Smack Change coin slapped on back of left hand changes into another coin
1969 The Art of Eddie Joseph 111
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
1971 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 Johnson
Also published here
  • "Alchemy with Coins" (Sam Schwartz, Linking Ring)
Mar. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 720
Jerry Mentzer Gypsy Switch Inflation Cent dollar changes to dollar-sized penny with handkerchief cover
Inspired by 1975 Super Cents 16
Jerry Mentzer Switch Change penny changes to dime and back, then to dollar-sized penny, with handkerchief
1975 Super Cents 19
David Bornstein Orient Express "Coin Tricks"
Aug. 1975 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
Oct. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1064
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
1976 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
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 40
Unknown You Caught Me coins transform into performer's hand, sixteen single pennies finale, "21 Cent Trick" gaff set
Inspired by
  • "Fifty Cent Trick" (L. Ireland)
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 50
Ross Bertram Devaluation half dollar changes into dime during coin roll flourish
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 6
Ross Bertram The Metamorphic Coin in closed hand
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 29
Fred Kaps Münzenverwandlung und Verschwinden im Tuch with tape and a handkerchief
Also published here 1978 Fred Kaps Lecture 13
Ross Bertram Fifty-Two Cents coin changes cleanly in closed hand
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 34
Larry Becker Midas Mentalism silver coin turns into golden coin in envelope, alchemy presentation
1978 World of Super Mentalism 59
Ross Bertram Fifty-Fifty one of two half dollars changes into quarter, challenge conditions
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 48
Ross Bertram As a Transformation sleeving
1978 Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 124
Sol Stone Soft Sleeve sleeving technique, with change/switch as example
Feb. 1980 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 2) 301
Tom Gagnon Alchemorphosis five dimes in prescription bottle change into a larger gold coin
1981 Sleightly Original 31
Stephen Tucker Warp.
1981 Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 3) 41
Camilo Vázquez Sympathetic Coins Variation using a credit card, coins change in the end
Inspired by 1981 Das Camilo Seminar "81" 16
Max Sterling Drop Vanish as a change, same as Kaps move
Related to 1982 The Ramsay Finale 64
Meir Yedid Hallucination three coins appear and then vanish in a hole of disc, then hole vanishes and disc becomes solid
1982 Close-Up Hallucinations 11
Ross Bertram The Bertram Addition coin changes to copper with retention vanish handling
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 24
Ross Bertram Chameleon Coin hand closed and opened and coin changes, one-handed
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 70
Ross Bertram The Martreb Change
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 76
Roy Baker All Change Twenty pence coin placed with handful of ten pence, all change to twenty pence
1983 Baker's Capers 27
Ross Bertram Inflation half dollar tossed from hand to hand changes into dime, penny, vanishes
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 3
Patrick Page Big Coin, Little Coin coin transform into a bigger coin and back
1984 Book of Thumb Tips 10
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
1985 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
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 4) 61
Karl Fulves Getaway I complete vanish of coin with bill, servante at belt, also as transformation
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 4) 62
Karl Fulves Getaway II coin changes, bill in handling, short change presentation, ditch in shirt as in previous item
1985 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
1985 Equinox 17
Peter Duffie Tunnel Vision one coin sequence, coin changes, vanishes, then both coins appear, bigger coin finale
1987 Inspirations 45
Jack Miller King Koin king engraved on English penny is shaved
Variations 1988 The Chronicles (Issue 35) 1405
Bill Scott Sleeve Ho! multiple phase copper-silver routine
1989 Pabular (Vol. 8 No. 11) 1992
Tom Craven Heads or Tails? coin is scooped up with a card and put in other hand, transformation / switch
1989 The Minotaur (Vol. 1 No. 1) 3
Karl Fulves Quarter Bet No. 1, quarter under half dollar changes into dime, heads or tail presentation
1989 Self-Working Coin Magic 1
Unknown Money Changer No. 2, dime changes in half dollar in seemingly empty hands
1989 Self-Working Coin Magic 2
Karl Fulves Codex quarter changes into gold coin when wrapped in paper
1989 Money Moves 7
Ken Simmons Quick Change half dollar changes into copper coin in presence of Chinese coin, copper/silver/brass
Related to
  • "Wash-Out" (Steve Dusheck)
1990 Finally! 36
Scott Robinson Coins, By Golly transposition of two silver and a brass coin, then all become brass
1991 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
1991 Sveroni Original 38
Alexander de Cova Convention Fooler coin under foot vanish with sucker element, other coin under foot
Related to 1994 Secrets No. 1 79
Paul Gertner Part Four: Visible Transposition and a Trip to Chinatown as before, at the end both coins transform, tabled
1994 Steel and Silver 35
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
Paul Gertner Coin Transformation on Deck covered with hand
1994 Steel and Silver 62
Paul Gertner Chinese in the Hand two in the hand, one in the pocket with transformation of all three into Chinese coins
1994 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
1994 Close-Up File 16
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
1995 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
1995 Easy Magic 80
David Acer Double Header one double-headed and one double-tailed quarter shown, they fuse into one regular coin, then changes into half dollar
1995 Natural Selections 78
Harry Riser Purse Jam two copper coins in purse transpose with two silver coin outside, then all change to copper
Inspired by 1996 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
1997 The Fine Print (Issue 6) 154
Joshua Jay Fold Up Fooler Picture of coins on paper becomes real coins
Also published here 1998 A Teen's Routines 37
Karl Fulves On The Cuff coin balanced on elbow and apparently caught with hand, changes into another coin
Inspired by 1998 The Fine Print (Issue 8) 221
Don Nielsen, Karl Fulves The Old Penny & Dime Trick penny vanishes, two dimes appear instead, sucker element
1999 Underworld (Issue 10) 129
Walter Brusa Lizbeth engraved old queen on coin becomes young woman
Inspired by 2000 Latter Day Secrets (Issue 2) 31
Michael Esposito Golden Girl coin transforms into gold coin under bill that is removed from wallet
Inspired by 2001 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 quarter
Related to 2004 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
2006 Prolix (Issue 2) 118
Paul Morris "I'll Toss You" coin flipped and caught on back of hand, vanishes completely, sleeving, also as transformation
2008 Prolix (Issue 4) 251
Vernon Winiecke A Coin Color Change
Related to 2009 Prolix (Issue 6) 366
Troy Hooser Wand Change Wand used to make three silver coins appear, then change to Chinese coins, uses magnetic coins
2010 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 photograph
Inspired by
  • "Coin On Call" (Aljaz Son, Magic, Aug. 2011)
2016 From the Depths 4
Geoffrey Latta Transpo Chango two transpositions, then both coins become copper, then silver, then normal, then another transposition
Inspired byRelated to 2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 183
Johnny Thompson Presto Chango two silver coins change to copper in performer's hand, then one back to copper, transposition with spectator
Inspired by 2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 43
Francis Carlyle The Golden Coin coin dropped in beer changes to gold coin, bar stunt
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 49