72 entries in Ring / Finger Rings / Vanish
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic string
Also published here 1876 Modern Magic 225
Bartholomäus Gebert Citrone, Tuch und Ring lemon and handkerchief transpose in two borrowed hats, then borrowed finger ring is dropped audibly into glass under handkerchief cover and vanishes, it reappears in lemon
Sep. 1896 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 1) 6
Unknown Der Ringzieher "Einige Hilfsmittel der Magie"
reel, vanishing a finger ring, vanishing a card
Mar. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 2 No. 7) 97
J. Marcellin Wie man einen Ring verschwinden lässt ring vanishes on finger, half ring
Jan. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 1) 12
Unknown Die amerikanische Thalerkassette No. 11, box in which four coins are in slits, they vanish one by one mechanically each time the lid is opened and closed, variation in which they all vanish at once or a finger ring vanishes
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 31
Unknown Ein wunderbares Ringkunststück No. 3, borrowed ring travels from paper cone to small case, mechanical case
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 115
Fr. Maubach Die schwedische Streichholzschachtel als Ringdose using matchbox as ring case to steal inserted ring out
Apr. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 60
Heinrich Collin Die Goldschmelze auf dem Teller borrowed finger ring wrapped in (flash) paper and put on small plate, vanishes, reappears on egg, flash material dummy with gold leaf
May 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 5) 73
Ottokar Fischer Wie Fischer Ringe verschwinden lässt borrowed finger rings on wand, taken off and they vanish, rings slide on thread into vest pocket
Sep. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 9) 139
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli XVII. Ist es möglich!
  • 1. Der Ring am Stabe (finger ring moves up and down on wand)
  • 2. Der aus dem Glase verschwindende Ring (ring vanishes from glass, covered with silk)
  • 3. Der Ring im Hühnerei (ring appears in egg)
1902 Moderne Magie 170
Unknown To Catch Rings on the Wand three borrowed rings vanish from glass, reappear on end of wand one by one
1903 Later Magic 191
Carl Willmann Der bezauberte Ring finger ring dropped into glass under handkerchief cover (dummy attached to handkerchief with thread), another handkerchief put over a wand that is held by spectator on the ends, ring travels onto wand
July 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 7) 105
Hans Fischer Das magische Taschentuch borrowed ring vanishes from handkerchief (duplicate ring sewn in corner), reproduced from spectator's pocket
Sep. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 9) 135
Henry Hardin The Four Wedding Rings four finger rings vanish from fingers and reappear in hand
1940 The Jinx (Issue 97) 599
Unknown Ring Vanish with handkerchief
1949 Over the Coffee Cups 34
Eddie Joseph With a Borrowed Ring finger ring vanishes and appears behind collar
1952 Tricks for Informal Occasions 2
Hans E. Trixer Ring Vanish from Handkerchief
1955 ConjuRing Trix 15
Ken De Courcy The Ringed Match finger ring on match, match locket between first finger and thumb, hand is turned and when match comes back in view the ring vanished
1971 At the Drop of a Match 10
Pete Biro Glittering ring vanishes and appears in a flash (paper) at end of a pointer
Related toVariations July 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 11) 125
Slydini Second Routine - Vanish and Production of a Ring
1976 The Best of Slydini ...and More 46
Patrick Page The Nest of Boxes ring vanishes under handkerchief and appears in nest of boxes
1976 The Big Book of Magic 231
Unknown Disappearance of Ring or Other Object Under Hank ring (or item) put in left hand, silk around hand, rubber band around silk, item vanishes or appears in other hand
1979 Elastrix 19
Meir Yedid The Purloined Ring ring vanishes in purse frame
Sep. 1983 Apocalypse (Vol. 6 No. 9) 826
Ross Bertram B.U.D. Bertram Utility Drop, ring dropped Wand Spin type
1983 Bertram on Sleight of Hand 196
Meir Yedid Sticky Ring Vanish finger ring vanishes from purse frame, reappears on pinky
1983 Off the Wall 6
Steve Dusheck Walkoff ring vanishes after being knotted on rope
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 40
Unknown The Flying Ring borrowed ring vanishes from paper, using duplicate on elastic string
Also published here 1984 Magic with Finger Rings 49
Jerry Mentzer Glitter Ring borrowed finger ring crushed to dust, reappears when flash paper is burned
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 58
Steve Dusheck I.O.U. finger ring vanishes, using gaffed ballpoint pen with hook
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 59
Steve Dusheck Ring-a-Ding-Ding ring pull, paper clip hookup
Also published here
  • M.U.M.
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 61
Jerry Mentzer Vanishes for Rings brief list without details
  • Sleight-of-Hand Vanish
  • "Ringo" or a "Rattle Box"
  • I.O.U. Vanish
  • Coin Fold
  • Pull
  • Handkerchief Vanish (sewn in duplicate)
  • Thumb Tip
1984 Magic with Finger Rings 79
Fred C. Baumann Steal Ring ring vanishes from knot
June 1985 Apocalypse (Vol. 8 No. 6) 1076
Ben Harris Ring-O-Go-Go finger ring in fist vanishes
1985 Out Of His Mind! 109
Karrell Fox "Ringo" item wrapped in handkerchief vanishes, secret rubber band
1988 My Latest Book 30
Meir Yedid Disintedrating Finger Ring, Plus visual, using Now-U-C-It gimmick
Sep. 1991 Apocalypse (Vol. 14 No. 9) 1969
Alexander de Cova False Transfer with Finger Ring
1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 1) 6
David Harkey The Goldfinger Trilogy finger ring through finger
  • The Goldfinger Principle
  • The Penetration
  • The Transposition
  • The Vanish-Appearance
Related to 1991 Simply Harkey 13
David Harkey Finger Ring Box Steal finger ring put in ring box and box closed
1991 Simply Harkey 216
Paul Gertner The Ring on Hourglass, Part II coin stolen from ring box and loaded onto hourglass
1994 Steel and Silver 192
Jerry Mentzer Glitter-Ring ring vanishes from flash paper, reappears on key chain
1994 Close-Up File 12
Steve Dusheck Ring Pull ring vanishes when thrown up, reappears in some container
1994 Dusheck's Close-Up Magic 94
Karrell Fox Gold Dust borrowed finger ring put in envelope and hammered upon, becomes gold dust
1995 Much Ado About Something 18
Richard Sanders Finger Ring False Placement ring apparently put in purse
1995 Natural Selections 55
Karl Fulves Vanishing Ring No. 37, finger ring wrapped in handkerchief vanishes
1995 Easy Magic 53
Alexander de Cova Ringverschwinden using trouser pocket tube connection, devil's silk
1995 Mini-Seminar 1995 8
Chad Long The Vanishing Ring finger ring vanishes from finger, half ring
1997 More Stuff... 7
Simon Lovell Number 2 - Finger Ring Fun finger ring penetrates deck and reappears on finger
1997 Simon Says! 214
Earl Nelson, Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
1998 The Book 110
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 The Fine Print (Issue 7) 178
Joshua Jay Strand, Hand, Wedding Band ring appears on string in spectator's hand on string, penetrates, vanishes and reappears on string
Also published here Oct. 1998 Onyx (Issue 5) 29
Joshua Jay Strand, Hand, Wedding Band ring appears on string in spectator's hand on string, penetrates, vanishes and reappears on string
Also published here 1999 Magic Atlas 51
Unknown Finger Ring Vanish from handkerchief
2000 Son of Simon Says! 182
Daniel Garcia Stretch Three phase routine with rubberbands and ring, link and unlink and vanish and appear

  • Rubberbound (page 9)
  • Ringshot (page 11)
  • Ringlink Bros (page 13)
2002 Next 8
Ross Bertram B.U.D.
2003 Tricks 144
Dave Campbell False Transfer with Finger Ring
2004 The Dave Campbell Legacy 375
Jack Parker Ring Vanish Sequence Finger ring vanishes then reappears
2007 52 Memories 146
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
2008 ZauberKunstStücke — Band 2 69
Daniel Garcia, Marcus Eddie Stretch Multi-phased routine with finger ring and rubberband. Ring jumps from band to band, vanish, penetrate and so on.
2009 Limited 22
Unknown Ring Fingertip False Transfer
2010 Moments 21
Al Schneider The Drop Steal
2011 Al Schneider Magic 198
Alexander de Cova Die Sache mit den Ringen handkerchief with ring sewed in
2011 Seminar-Leviten 12
Patrick Page The Borrowed Finger Ring vanishing a ring with a handkerchief, thoughts on Koran's Ring Flight, ring on glasses, ring to ring box
2011 Magic Page by Page 192
Richard Sanders False Finger Ring Placement finger ring apparently put in purse
2011 More Power to You 11
Jan Logemann Bill Paperfold to vanish ring in flash
2013 Stand-Up Fantasies 18
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
2016 The Performance Pieces & Divertissements of the Famous Handsome Jack, etc. 56
Vanni Bossi The Flaming Coin-Fold paper burned with coin inside, also for finger ring
2016 The Aretalogy of Vanni Bossi 141
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move
2017 Magic Illusions 33
Sean Cinco Ring Trip finger ring vanishes and reappears on finger
Feb. 2018 Genii (Vol. 81 No. 2) 46
Curtis Kam Ring Fling finger ring on thumb, it is dumped into other hand and travels back
July 2021 Genii (Vol. 84 No. 7) 66
Emile Clifton Clifton's Ring Move ring on string, ring vanishes
Also published here 2021 Stage by Stage 62
Unknown Ring Click Pass with a coin and a finger ring, seen on a convention, see p. 195
Oct. 2021 The Disclaimer (Vol. 1 No. 7) 194
Max Malini False Transfer with Finger Ring slides into other hand
2022 Max Malini 141