66 entries in Ring / Other Rings (like Keyrings)
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Henri Decremps Affiche singuliere d'un Faiseur de Tours, où l'on trouve une premiere esquisse des différentes branches de la Jonglerie. "Un homme peut se faire enchaîner de plusieurs maniers, & se détacher adroitement sans rien briser & sans employer les moyens qui paroissent le plus nécessaires" (title continued) in the process of telling the story how the author and Mr. went to see a performer called Pilferer, two methods of escapes are explained, the performer has two rings attached to his trousers which are secured with a rope which is attached to a pillar with a lock
1785 1
Professor Hoffmann The Spiritualistic Ball, Ring and Card rod in stand, ball with hole placed on it, ball moves upwards and downwards, then jumps off, same with ring, card also rises up and down the rod
Related to 1890 395
Noll Marcellin Der magische Blumenkranz a linking ring changes into spring flower ring
Dec. 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 12)
Stanley Collins Necromancy with Nic's Napkins different colored serviettes with rings are put in a hat and the rings are piled up, then a color is chosen, the serviette vanishes from the hat and appears in the pile of serviette rings
1920 59
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Flucht aus der Gefangenschaft three paper rings with different colors on a string, chosen color penetrates string under handkerchief
1927 1
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Kette des Thaumaturgen chain with rings, top ring seems to penetrate all the other rings, Konsil-Ring / Indian Prayer Chain
1927 159
Tom Sellers The Loop and the Ring ring penetrates onto loop of string
1931 5
T. Page Wright Color Changing Ring wooden ring on silk changes color
1933 21
Tom Sellers Magic Links several small rings link
1943 19
William Larsen, T. Page Wright Larsen and Wright's Ghost Ring ring appears on silk knotted in circle
1943/27 306
Ring Pull
1943/27 308
Nelson Hahne The Ring of Thoth
Variations 1945 167
Bruce Elliott On the Cuff handcuffed under the cover of a cloth a solid ring penetrates the chain, it has to be cut off to be removed
1945 204
Ein alter Trick u. seine Fortsetzung knot is made over ring, ends held by spectator
Related to 1952
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 5)
Arthur M. Pope The Chameleon Rings different colored plastic rings matching with colored papers
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1954)
Dr. William Weyeneth Der Wunderknoten im Seil! knot is made over ring, ends held by spectator, different method
Related to 1954
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 15 No. 1)
Horace E. Bennett, Dan Tong Tong's Trick jardine ellis ring and split ring, ring on ribbon
1967 331
Ernesto "Ernest" Pracchia, Manfredi Anillo Evasión ring of string, string knotted to loop, classic method
1967 81
Eddie Joseph Eddie Joseph's Remarkable Release rings, handkerchief, ropes and Wand penetration, ring from handkerchief to wand
Also published here 1968 149
Plastic Rings For Rope Tricks, Etc where to buy them
1969 209
Kirk Stiles Exchange Extraordinaire combination of Block-Kord and Marshall's Jinking Rings, block and rings on rope transposition
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70)
John Taylor Rigelian Ring ring penetrates cardboard, finger and handkerchief, three phases, see also p. 326 and p. 340
Jan. 1970 313
Kirk Stiles Blok-Ring Transpo blok on thread and small ring off thread transpose underneath silk, uses Blok-Kord apparatus
Feb. 1970 322
T. Page Wright The Ring of Abaddon ring on silk changes color
Magick (Issue 11)
Jerry Mentzer Mystic Amulet of Isis bracelet through ribbon under handkerchief, duplicate
Magick (Issue 15)
Pavel The Rings on Rope (Mikromagie Version) three yellow and three red rings are clipped onto string separated by colors, suddenly they are alternating
1971 22
Pavel Das Geheimnis des Rings the chosen one of three different-colored rings is magically removed from thread under handkerchief, secretly torn off
1971 30
Glenn G. Gravatt Color Ring Penetration several rings on ribbon
1972 183
Martin Gardner Three Rings red, white and blue ring on rope that is tied to performer's wrists, order of rings change
Inspired by May 1972 517
Eddie Joseph Deux Tours de Corde Two rope routines, cut and restored and silk penetration from rope
  • La "Chaine de pénitence"
  • Une libération extraordinaire
Also published here 1972
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 33 No. 4)
Pavel The Ring Transposition three red and three yellow small plastic rings, transpose one by one from hand to hand
1973 122
Alan Brown Slip Link two small rings link, handling with handkerchief
Sep. 1973 653
Phoa Yan Tiong Der Ring von Monte Christo
  • colored ring travels from handkerchief to small cone
  • liquid from tube, glass appears
Related toAlso published here
  • The Gen
July 1974
Intermagic (Vol. 2 No. 1)
Phoa Yan Tiong, Lewis Ganson Der Ring von Monte Christo
  • colored ring travels from handkerchief to small cone
  • liquid from tube, glass appears
Related toAlso published here
  • "The Gen"
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 35 No. 6)
The Rings on Rod Illusion box with magic wand, rings penetrate
1976 211
Tan Hock Chuan, Tom Sellers Prolong the Play Four strings instead of three, ring jumps from rope to rope
Inspired by
  • "Change-Over Ring" (Tom Sellers, Magic Wand, Vol. 43, No. 244, Dec 1964)
1977 42
Tony Slydini The Slydini Palm for a ring (key ring size), while openly holding second ring, Downs palm style
1978 1087
Karl Fulves The Lizard of Oz ball in silk transposes with plastic ring outside
Related to 1978 1128
El Duco Visible Transfer white and red plastic rings are put into bags with silks with same colors, rings change places behind back
1980 13
Jean de Merry, Don Tanner Anneaux rings link inside bag
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 42 No. 1)
Pavel Bluff-Ringe plastic rings in plastic envelopes change places and change colors
1983 5
Sol Stone Linking Rings a pair of chain links links and unlinks, several phases and ideas
1985 232
Karl Fulves Fish Story two silks knotted together and ends kept in view, ring penetrates on center
1987 7
Hiroshi Sawa Smoke Rings two smoke rings are caught and become solid, then linked
1988 118
David Harkey Pierced earring appears back on ear of spectator
Also published here Apr. 1988
Magical Arts Journal (Vol. 2 No. 3)
Father Cyprian A Sad Story brass ring taken from ring box, it vanishes from wand and travels to pocket several times, then vanishes from paper and reappears in ring box
Inspired by
  • "Ring Off The Wand" (Cyprian, Lecture #8, Stand Up Close, 1980)
1989 22
Jay Sankey Spookey penetration routine with keys and key ring
Related toVariations 1990 69
Shigeru Sugawara Washer Penetration string with ball and smaller washer needled through lid of plastic box, washer penetrates string
Related to
  • Ca. 1995 sold by Tenyo as "Merlin’s Coffer" (T-171).
1990 21
Aldo Colombini Rings Off... Rings On two key rings & rope, rings link as finale
1994 137
Joe Rindfleisch On Again, Off Again brass ring penetrates rubber band
  • First Penetration - On!
  • Second Penetration - Off!
  • Third Penetration - On Again!
  • Fourth Penetration - Off Again!
  • Fifth Penetration - On Once More!
  • Sixth Penetration - Spin Off!
  • Seventh Penetration - Off on Command!
  • Final Phase - Link and Restoration!
Inspired by 1995 25
Martin Gardner The Mysterious Ring a ring on a rubberband penetrates the hand
Spring 1996 59
Gerald Deutsch Linking Key Rings
May 1997
Apocalypse (Vol. 20 No. 5)
"Magic" Christian Stelzel Linking Key Rings
Sep. 1997
Apocalypse (Vol. 20 No. 9)
Paul Swinford Without a Prayer routine for Hindu Prayer Chain
1997 124
Karl Fulves Watch The Watch "Unsolved Mysteries"
performed one-handed, ring put on rope, one-handed knot made, ring vanished, posed as a problem
Related to 1998 178
Gregory Wilson Florida Keys routine with key ring and keys on it that penetrate off and on
Nov. 1998
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 3)
Chuck Smith Ring Ceremony harness ring vanishes and reappears on spectator's thumb
2000 1
Karl Fulves Turnaround Silk "Problems"
ring held in mouth, silk between hands, performer turns around and now silk is knotted with ring in center, then condition reverses again, posed as a problem
2001 153
Al Baker Tube and Rings Trick brass rings link in tube
2003 756
Al Baker Yale Lock Key Trick key through rope, second method with wooden curtain ring
2003 763
Jay Sankey The Tragicomic Keys key transposition, ends with both keys linking onto keyring
Twenty Years Of Magic (Issue Memorable Images)
Robert Byrne Ring From Pocket curtain ring dropped into breast pocket jumps to center of rope
2004 374
Karl Fulves Circle Lift "Unexplained"
one bracelet or ring or rubber band picket up with another one, posed as a problem
Prolix (Issue 2)
Jack Avis Ribbon and Ring - Avis Notes
Inspired by
  • Warren Stephens item in Precursor
2006 213
Arthur Trace The Crimped Cup phase with white plastic ring over a cup to make it easier to follow, two more rings appear around the others
Apr. 2006
Genii (Vol. 69 No. 4)
Jim Steinmeyer, C. James McLemore Cirque de Puce
  • Conjuring
two rings are tied to two strings and hanging down, they swing back and forth on command, trained flea circus presentation
Inspired by Aug. 2017
Genii (Vol. 80 No. 8)