16 entries in Dice (large) & Blocks / Transformation
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Der Blumenwürfel large die on newspaper covered with handkerchief, it changes into flowers (or something else) when cloth is removed
Aug. 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 8)
Der Verwandlungs-Würfel die changes color
Feb. 1897
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 6)
A. Vantur Le dé transformé en fleurs large dice changes into flowers
Sep. 1942
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 9)
A. Vantur, G. Gloria Der Würfel als Chamöleon silk is placed on large die, silk and die change color several times, followed by french translation "Le dé caméléon"
Nov. 1945 2
Valco Les Dés Mystérieux three large dice and two tubes, one changes color, dice changes places
Also published here
  • in Robelly's "Trucs et Evasions"
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 34 No. 6)
Gaston "Gasbor" Borgeaud Cube Cylindre cubic die transforms into a cylindrical die using a cover
Inspired by
  • Arthur Setterington's "Confirmation" in "De Magier"
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 35 No. 1)
Block and Cage Transposition three blocks on a stand, center one transposes with a bird cage, under handkerchief and bird cage in small box
1976 54
Eric C. Lewis Eric Lewis' Miraculous Blocks blocks in a box form chosen animals, then they change into a live rabbit
1976 59
Die, Cage and Canary cage vanishes and die changes into a canary
1976 71
Block to Flowers big die changes into flowers, two designs
1978/76 214
Block to Cage and Canary die transforms into bird cage inside box
Related to 1978/76 214
Peter Warlock Das Wicks' Thema time turned back, illustrated with
  • Triumph (cheek to cheek)
  • linking ropes
  • transposing balls in glasses
  • numbered dice
Inspired by
  • "Lost Time" (Charles Wicks, The Magic Wand)
Also published here
  • Pentagram, 1955
May 1981
Intermagic (Vol. 8 No. 1)
Jim Steinmeyer Small Packages die grows in stages inside cardboard carton, then woman appears inside
Inspired by
  • Buatier de Kolta's Growing Die Illusion
1991 71
Bob King Cube Route a red and yellow screen transpose twice, one in the hand and one on the table behind a screen, one changes color as finale
2005 8
Mike Caveney Lubor Die routine for Driebeck/Lubor Die, credit information
2013 127
John Gaughan Klingl Die to Canary
  • The Chamber of Secrets
large die transforms into a bird cage with bird in a wooden box
Apr. 2014
Genii (Vol. 77 No. 4)