95 entries in Coin / Gaffed / Holder & Loading
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Money-Slide holder to steal coins one by one
1876 207
Threaded Coin Piles for production
1890 154
Related to Sep. 1897
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 3)
Arthur "Dr. Avon" Kollmann Die Manschette als Servante removable shirt cuff placed on table and used as impromptu servante, a bottom folds outs, various coin steal applications
Related to Sep. 1898
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9)
Thalerscheibe holder gimmick for coins
1899 24
Carl Willmann Die Thaler im Hut holder attached to hat
May 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 5)
Die Spinne container gimmick between fingers that can pivot in front of or behind the fingers
June 1899
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 6)
Carl Willmann Coin Catching Gimmick sleeve mechanism with tube that brings coin to fingertips and retracts with coin again, for Miser's Dream, with second gaff for hat or container that releases coins that are apparently dropped inside
1900 16
Carl Willmann, Alfred Molenaar Variation zum Geldfang im Hut I. with loader to steal a stack of coins
Variations June 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 6)
Carl Willmann Variation zum Geldfang im Hut II. another holder
Aug. 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 8)
Carl Willmann Variation zum Geldfang im Hut III.
Sep. 1900
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 9)
Carl Willmann Die Mechanik für Thaler aus dem Hut coins drop out of hat one by one with release mechanism
June 1901
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 6)
Carl Willmann Die neue Münzenklammer coin clip
Variations Dec. 1902
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12)
The "Excelsior" Clip
1903 54
Friedrich W. Conradi-Horster Der Traum eines Geizhalses continuation
a. Das Herbeischaffen der Taler (holder to load from table)
b. Die Einleitung des Kunststückes
Related to Feb. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 2)
Der mechanische Münzenfächer mechanical coin fan production, two methods
Apr. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 4)
Guido von Alvensleben Die Talerschleuder apparatus that shoots out coins one by one, put in sleeve
Oct. 1904
Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 4 No. 10)
The Coin Dropper
1909 280
Carl Anderson Improved Coin Dropper
1909 281
Joseph Michael Hartz The Multiplication of Money coins counted and amount changes, plate, coin holder
Also published here 1911 659
Joseph Michael Hartz The Multiplication of Money coins counted and amount changes, plate, coin holder
Also published here 1911 115
Tom Sellers The Seller's Coin Holder
1931 24
Laurie Ireland New Clip Bar for Keller Coin Dropper
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1934)
Harry Kellar Coin Holders - The Kellar Holder
1938 673
Al Meiner The New Coin Holder
1938 674
New Coin Dropper
1938 674
Paper Clip Holder single coin
1938 674
Fountain Pen impromptu holder
1938 675
A Very Good Method of Holding a Load of Coins is This hole through stack of coins
1938 702
Dr. Edward G. Ervin A Coin Load holder for Miser's Dream, with hat and slate
May 1939
Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 1 No. 11)
Edward Victor An Original Coin Production
  • from palm
  • from thumb palm
applied in a Miser's Dream routine
1940 ca. 121
Art Lyle Art Lyle Says: coin through handkerchief, how to make coins shiny and building an easy coin holdout
Sep. 1942 77
Eddie Joseph The Ring Hold-Out match stick piece under finger ring, for vanish or production
1942 36
Eddie Joseph The Sleeve Holder small pocket near opening of sleeve to keep coin from falling out
1942 44
Eddie Joseph The Coat Holder
1942 45
Eddie Joseph The Lapel Holder
1942 45
Vest Holder for Coins
1942/27 125
Edwin Tabor Transmutation of Metal coin changes on palm of hand, magnet, Raven precursor
Sep. 1945 153
Arthur H. Buckley The Magnetic Pass with One or Several Coins magnetic holdout in trousers at back of leg
1948 76
Arthur H. Buckley The Coin Holders and Loading Trough
1948 113
Arthur H. Buckley The Coin Holder for the Phantasy in Silver
1948 134
Otto "Sasso" Lutz Das versilberte Seidentuch silk turns into coins, with wand
Hokus Pokus (Vol. 17 No. 2)
T. Nelson Downs An Extra Load for the Miser's Dream getting a forty coin load, described by John Mulholland
1966 426
Aaron Black Black's Aerial Treasury
1969 157
Ger Copper Money in the Cards four coins appear underneath four selected cards, with coin holder in the lap
1970 2
Jerry Andrus Coin Holders for single coin or multiple coins
1973 50
Peter Stammers Impromptu Coin Dropper using an ice lolly stick, matchbox, rubberbands, paper clips and a sefety pin

Oct. 1975
Pabular (Vol. 2 No. 2)
Patrick Page Coin Holders various types
1976 42
Dropper for Single Coin simple holder
1976 95
Cardboard Holder for pocket
1977 52
José de la Torre Decks as Coin Holder two deck in V-shape position with coins on top, covered by silk
1977 42
Bill Tarr Coins and Magnets
  • Magnetic Coin
  • Steel-Core Coin
  • Disadvantages
  • Magnets
  • Jacket Holder
  • Sleeve Holder
  • Pocket Holder
  • Under-the-Jacket-Holder
1978 176
Danny Korem Clean-up for Cap and Pence Routine pendulum holdout
1980 25
David Roth Oval Purse Holdout
1981 30
Ron MacMillan Holders comments
1981 72
Geoffrey Buckingham The Bag Holder
1981 72
Ron MacMillan Disposition of Loads
1981 75
Claude Hale Eggstraordinary coin dropper in stuffed chicken
1982 57
Ross Bertram A "Clip" Holder clip on belt or wrist watch strap
1983 30
Coin Pocket Holder Use inside jacket pocket and safety pins
1983 15
Fred Kaps Giant Coin Holder waist clip construction
1984 6
Jon Brunelle Jon Brunelle Tips! climax for Jack Chanin's TV production, squeeze purse to hold coins for final load
Also published here
  • One Man Parade, Linking Ring, 1982
1984 (ca.) 3
Karl Fulves The Brinks Job card folded in half in tent configuration and put in champagne glass, coin appears underneath, repeated, dollar bill from cards, then glass fills with coins, bulldog clip as holder
1985 101
Paul Sorrentino Cased Coins deck removed from case, then coins appear from case, see p. 421 for additional information
1988 412
Christoph Borer Münzen ins Glas three coins to glass
Also published here 1989 8
Chris Kenner Coin Holder
1992 78
Paul Gertner Coin Holdout in Close-up Mat
1994 184
Jim Artle Bartender's Dream miser's dream with cocktail shaker, jumbo coin produced at the end which then turns into lots of several coins
Inspired by Dec. 1994
The Minotaur (Vol. 6 No. 4)
Warren Stephens Double Surprise penny grows two times, cloth pin holder
1994 84
Karrell Fox A Proper Dropper coin dropper, film canister
1995 101
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 76
Walter "Sonny" Day Comb Holdout comb under watch band for hold-out
1998 36
Baltazar Fuentes Pocket Coin Divider coin holder and pocket divider
1999 35
Jeff Sheridan The Interlocked Production of Cards and Coins from LTP
Related to Sep. 1999
Genii (Vol. 62 No. 9)
Tom Stone An addition to John Carney's "Hot Slot" idea
Inspired byAlso published here 2002 3
Tom Stone Microphone Stand Load
Also published here 2002 4
Tom Stone Coin Holder underneath glass
Also published here 2002 7
Ross Bertram Coin Steal from Close-up Mat
Mar. 2003
Genii (Vol. 66 No. 3)
Ross Bertram Tie One On coin hold-out in bow tie
Mar. 2003
Genii (Vol. 66 No. 3)
Alexander de Cova Easy Slotmachine
Also published here 2004 23
Christoph Borer Münzen ins Glas three coins to glass
Also published here 2006 30
Wayne Houchin Expectation penny changes in dime in hand of spectator, magnet strap
June 2009
Genii (Vol. 72 No. 6)
Tom Stone Microphone Stand Load
Also published here 2010 162
Tom Stone An Addition to John Carney's "Hot Slot" idea
Inspired byAlso published here 2010 164
Tom Stone Coin Holder underneath glass
Also published here 2010 168
Camilo Vázquez ¡Más Clips! paperclip as coin holder
El Manuscrito (Vol. 3 No. 14)
Alexander de Cova Geld aus dem Nichts
Also published here 2011 12
Patrick Page Coin Holders
2011 149
Patrick Page In Lieu of the Coin Holder different ways to steal coins
2011 149
Patrick Page Clink Coins coins travel to bag formed with handkerchief, saucer inside for noice
2011 249
Alexander de Cova Back Pocket Magnet Holder
2015 66
Alexander de Cova Slot Machine
Also published here 2016 72
Geoffrey Latta Leather Holder small leather cone that holds coins onto thumb
2017 217
Johnny Thompson Folding Coin Holder
2018 51
Christian Scherer Das Sicherheitsportmonnaie three coins appear and vanish with a purse frame, coins travel from hand to hand, one coin becomes a large coin and other coins disappear in purse frame again
2019 3