23 entries in Egg / Defying Gravity
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown How to make two or three egs dance upon a staffe eggs balanced on stick
1634 The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 38
Unknown To Balance an Egg on a Table unbroken egg
Also published here 1890 More Magic 325
Unknown To Balance an Egg on the End of a Straw
Also published here 1890 More Magic 325
Unknown Karten- und Ei-Balance egg and upright card balanced on wand, card with needle inside
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 189
Unknown Card and Egg Balance impossible balancing stunt with card and egg on wand
Related to 1897 New Era Card Tricks 198
Unknown Das Ei des Columbus egg balanced upright, then card balanced upright on egg and coin on that, all on wand
Related to Sep. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3) 38
Unknown An Egg and Bottle Trick non-magical science experiment
Also published here 1902 The Modern Conjurer 297
Unknown The Self-Balancing Egg egg with weight or sand inside
Also published here 1903 Later Magic 391
Unknown To Balance an Egg on the Table several methods
1909 The Art of Magic 294
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Das Ei des Zauberers egg balanced on straw, then paper ribbon is produced from egg and a cane as climax
1927 Leichte Zauberei 76
R. J. Cooper Balancing an Egg on a Plate
Mar. 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 10) 109
Unknown The Egg of Christopher Columbus (or the Self-balancing Egg) - First Method: A Tale of Hoffmann unbroken egg
Also published here 2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 93
Val Andrews, Howard Thurston The Egg of Christopher Columbus (or the Self-balancing Egg) - Second Method: Andrews and Thurston ring under cloth
Also published here
  • Egg Bags and Egg Gags, p. 14
  • Howard Thurston, 400 Tricks You Can Do, 1940, p. 103
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 93
Unknown The Egg of Christopher Columbus (or the Self-balancing Egg) - Third Method: Hoffmann Again egg with weight or sand inside
Also published here 2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 94
Unknown The Egg of Christopher Columbus (or the Self-balancing Egg) - Fourth Method: With Salt
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 94
Unknown Egg Balanced on End of Straw
Related to
  • Will Goldston, Tricks and Illusions, 1908, p. 102
Also published here
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 94
Unknown Egg, Card, and Wand egg balanced on card balanced on wand
Also published here
  • Will Goldston, Tricks and Illusions, 1908, p. 102
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 95
Arthur "Dr. Rubini" Dicken The Magnetic Eggsacta Wand several egg balanced on wand, magnetic
Also published here
  • The Linking Ring, Vol. 41 No. 10, Dec. 1961, p. 63
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 95
August Roterberg Stacking the Eggs several eggs balance on top of each other
  • On the Hand
  • On the Wand
Also published here
  • Latter Day Tricks, 1896, p. 45
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 96
Unknown Egg on Cane
Related toAlso published here
  • J. Prevost, Clever and Pleasant Inventions, 1584
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 97
Unknown Egg Balanced on the Rim of a Bottle non-magical science experiment
Also published here 2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 97
Bill Taylor Hard as a Rock egg balanced upright on glass, after comedy vanish sequence egg is shown real, then content poured in newspaper where it vanishes
Also published here
  • Genii, Vol. 28 No. 12, Aug. 1964, p. 454
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 98
Unknown The Acrobatic Egg egg rolls on stretched ribbon
Also published here
  • Eggstraordinary Ways of Eggshibiting with Eggs, p. 15
2002 The Encyclopedia of Egg Magic 185