14 entries in Ball / "Small" Ball / Penetration
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Senor Charles Mardo A Novel Sleight: “The Flight” technique for Cups and Balls routine that apparently vanishes (or causes to penetrate) a ball resting on top of cup
1945 Routined Magic 18
Unknown The Fist Drop ball apparently dropped from left fist into right fist but really retained in left
1945 Routined Magic 19
Unknown The Pounding right hand palms ball on top of cup after slapping down on it, for penetration effect
1945 Routined Magic 20
North Bigbee, Al Baker Ball and Glass
Inspired by 1962 The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 374) 325
Alan Brown, Al Baker The Borgia Glass two balls in glass penetrate silk around glass
Inspired byRelated to
  • p. 133 for suggestion by David Harrell
Sep. 1967 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 1-4 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 119
Unknown Ball Thru Glass Penetration with small box
1982 Further Classic Magic With Apparatus 164
Stewart James Balldown big ball is in tube, small ball is dropped in and penetrates big ball and falls out on bottom
1983 Arcane (Issue 10) 119
Marián Jedlicka Magischer Pingpong-Ball ball penetrates to inside upside down cup when put into paper tube above it
Also published here
  • Prager Zaubereien
Sep. 1992 Intermagic (Vol. 17 No. 2) 51
Shigeru Sugawara Nachtpassage ball in silk, then locked with ring, ball penetrates free
1997 Intermagic (Vol. 21 No. 4&5) 162
Al Baker Ball and Glass two balls in glass penetrate silk around glass, clever
Variations 2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 537
Stewart James Balldown Small metal ball penetrates through larger wooden ball held snugly inside a tube
Also published here
  • Handwritten notes, November 10 1929
2007 The Essential Stewart James 13
Unknown Pulling and Pushing a Ball Through the Back of the Hand ball through hand, similar to coin through hand methodology
  • Dan Sherer (additional comments)
  • Max Maven (additional comments)
Also published here
  • Hōkasen, 1764
May 2016 Genii (Vol. 79 No. 5) 84
Christian Scherer Stahlhartes Déjà-Vu three steel balls are removed from a box, penetrate a transparent silk one by one and then they vanish just to be found in the box again
Inspired by
  • Lou Serrano's "Steel Ball Routine"
2019 Stahlhartes Déjà-Vu 3
Christian Scherer Three Steel Balls Through Silk one by one
Related to 2019 Stahlhartes Déjà-Vu 7