56 entries in Coin / Gaffed / Thread
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown With words to make a groat or a testor to leape out of a pot, or to run alongst upon a table coin crawls out of cup along table, thread pulled by stooge, recommended at night with candle light to make it more deceptive
1584 The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXIV) 185
Unknown The Animated Coin, which answers Questions, etc. coin jumps around in glass, threaded coin or gimmicked glass, as question-answering coin
1876 Modern Magic 185
Unknown The Walking Shilling
1890 More Magic 125
Unknown Geldkunststücke coin rolls back and forth on blade of knife, second coin vanishes and reappears, coin with thread loop
Oct. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 2) 24
Unknown Ein Solo coin vanishes and reappears a few times, coin slides on thread that goes into sleeve
Feb. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 6) 87
Unknown Die vier magischen Münzen four coins vanish from hand at once, coins are on a thread
May 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 9) 130
Professor Bellonie Die Vermehrung der Thaler coin production routine
July 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 7) 107
Carl Willmann Der dressierte Taler glass covered with newspaper piece, coin vanishes and visibly drops into glass and dances
Aug. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 121
T. Nelson Downs The Tattling of Toto six selections, penny in glass jumps up and down to communicate with performer
Inspired by
  • French magazine "The Illusioniste"
1909 The Art of Magic 184
Unknown The Trained Half Dollar "Animated Coin", borrowed coin dropped in glass jumps up and down, thread & assistant
1909 The Art of Magic 266
Unknown New Coin Catching coin on thread, attached to body, for endless coin production where coin can be thrown in tumbler
1909 The Art of Magic 271
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Reise der Münzen. No. 8, four signed coins travel from hat to glass, with threaded coin
1926 Magische Miniaturen 32
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Ätherisch oder kompakt coin under handkerchief is dropped on plate, it penetrates plate and table and arrives inside glass held under the table
1927 Leichte Zauberei 45
Unknown Another Method coin dropped in glass of water under handkerchief, then it vanishes,thread method
1935 Coin Magic 35
Unknown The Peripatetic four coins travel from a jar to a glass, one by one, threaded coin
1935 Coin Magic 56
Unknown Coin on Thread
1938 Greater Magic 676
L. Vosburgh Lyons The "Good-Bye" Coin coin on pull
1940 The Jinx (Issue 100) 610
Lloyd W. Chambers New Coin Vanish elastic pull up sleeve, alternate method of hooking up elastic to coin (no hole)
1941 Original Ideas in Magic 10
Eddie Joseph The Coat Vanish pendulum pull attached with wax
1942 Coin and Money Magic 18
Eddie Joseph The Cotton Rail thread around hand to hold coin in place on front or back of hand
1942 Coin and Money Magic 36
Eddie Joseph The Looped Coin loop of thread on coin
  • For a Vanish
  • For Production
  • For Continuous Front- and Back-Palm
1942 Coin and Money Magic 38
Eddie Joseph The Hair Gimmick hair/thread rolled around pencil until ready for use
1942 Coin and Money Magic 43
Unknown The Passe Coins and Glasses from glass to glass, using coin on thread
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 112
Fred Kaps Coins Through Table four coins, with thread
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 9
Fred Kaps Another Coin Vanish Under Card with thread
1960 (ca.) Kaps on Coins 11
Nate Leipzig Penny Out of a Glass of Beer coin in a glass of beer rises out of it
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 130
Albert Spackman Merely A Beer Matter coin appears and vanishes between two coasters, bigger coin appears as a kicker
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 290
Morty Rudnick Two Coins two coins under two cards, one travels to the other, coins connected with thread, see also p. 348
Related toVariations June 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 8) 343
John Bowery Added Bit for "Two Coins" coin travels to under card to second coin, coins connected with thread
Inspired by Sep. 1970 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 5 No. 11) 363
Alan Brown Ritual Coin dime covered with dollar bill, card and copper coin, the dime vanishes, dime appears under copper coin in Okito box, using coin attached to bill with Monofilament/thread
Apr. 1973 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8 No. 6) 618
Harvey Rosenthal Banish nickel and penny on table, covered with hands, one travels across, repeat, then chosen coin travels table, then both covered with card, one travels across, two coins joined with thread
Related toVariations 1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #2) 899
Wayne Dobson, Morty Rudnick Coin Assembly two connected coins, gimmick by Morty Rudnick
Aug. 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 12) 613
David Roth Squash Coins through the table
1985 Expert Coin Magic 139
David Roth The Ruler Coins across with a ruler
1985 Expert Coin Magic 280
Jay Sankey The Visible Coin Assembly four chinese coin visibly travel on table into one corner, thread
1986 Sankey Panky 103
Pat Conway The Coin in Beer Glass coin dropped into full glass, it rises out back into the performer's hand
1987 The Pat Way to Con 137
John Cornelius Coin on Thread as a vanish or hold-out
1988 The Magic Way 30
Karl Fulves Two Coins No. 61, two coins under two cards, one travels to the other, coins connected with thread
Inspired by 1989 Self-Working Coin Magic 74
Steve Dusheck Penny Pincher coin in clothespin, it is dropped into other hand where it vanishes
1992 Dusheck's Coin Magic 49
Steve Dusheck Auto Silk plastic jumbo coin produced from silk, applications with Dusheck Vest and Fanglassic
Also published here 1992 Dusheck's Coin Magic 87
Alex Elmsley The Astral Coin Rides Again coin and two cards, coin appears, travels and penetrates table, coin threaded to card
Variations 1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 273
Alex Elmsley Coin-Card Gaff coin is attached to card with thread
1994 The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 273
Unknown Coin Jumping out of Glass coin dropped into glass jumps out on command
1994 Rigmarole (Issue 8) 91
Ron Aldrich One Coin for Connoisseurs actually several coins, coin under lapel
1997 L.I.N.T. — Pocket Stuff for Close-Up Magicians 111
David Regal, Ken Krenzel There & Back as Coin Transposition under napkins on table
1999 Close-Up & Personal 72
David Regal The Man With The X-Ray Eyes Four coins placed between two large slabs of marble. Any coin is secretly removed, the magician can tell which coin is removed
1999 Close-Up & Personal 215
John Cornelius The Fickle Nickel invented 1972, with credit information
2001 The Award-Winning Magic of John Cornelius 143
Wayne Dobson Coin Flux 2 two coins threaded together
Inspired by
  • "Coin Flux" (Wayne Dobson, Pro-File)
2002 Dobson's Choice 13
Morty Rudnick Thread Coin Gimmick
2002 Dobson's Choice 13
Al Baker Miracle Man's Penny Trick marked coin moves out of heap, thread
Also published here 2003 The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 724
Al Baker The Miracle Man's Penny Trick marked coin moves out of heap, thread
Also published here Feb. 2003 Genii (Vol. 66 No. 2) 51
Mark Lewis, Johnny Neptune Spooky Pencil animated coin and pencil
  • The Coin Trick and the Spooky Pencil
  • The Pencil Rises in the Fist
  • The Pencil Moves Across the Hand
  • The Pencil Rises Across the Fingers
  • The Pencil Rises from the Bottle
2006 Marmaduke the Wonder Mouse 7
Vanni Bossi Stand Up Coins Through Table threaded coin attached to table
2007 Lecture Notes Las Vegas 2007 16
Karl Fulves Empty Hands complete vanish, coin at thread
2011 Prolix (Issue 9) 616
Vanni Bossi High Strung and Lapless through table into glass, coin on thread
  • First Penetration
  • Second Penetration
  • Third Penetration
  • Fourth Penetration
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 172
Jan Logemann An Anfang war 'ne Münze three coins appear and vanish, jumbo coin finale, pendulum, incorporating appearing sand in presentation
2019 Eine Inselbegabung tourt mit 52 Freunde 4