45 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Penetration / Cards
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Einen Thaler durch ein Kartenspiel wandern zu lassen No. 7, deck placed on glass, coin dropped on top appears in glass, assistant pulls off bottom card which is attached to a thread
1895 9
Das Thaler-Kartenspiel "oder Die durch ein Kartenspiel spazierenden Thaler"
deck placed on glass and covered with handkerchief, coin penetrates through deck into glass or flies invisibly into glass
June 1895
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6)
Die unsichtbare Reise eines Thalers deck of cards placed on glass, coin vanishes and appears in glass or penetrates deck
Related to 1896 31
Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass
1896 173
The Cards, Coins and Glass deck placed on glass, coins penetrate deck and fall into glass, three methods (impromptu, gaffed cards, gaffed table
Related to 1897 125
Das Thalerkartenspiel No. 14, deck of cards placed on glass, coins vanish and drop into glass, clockwork mechanism in fake deck, low-budget alternative in which assistant pulls a thread
1900 41
Ernst Ehrhardt Die durch ein Kartenspiel wandernde Münze coin slapped onto deck that lies on top of glass, coin penetrates deck
Apr. 1904
Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 4)
Coin Through a Deck Into a Glass marked coin
1935 14
Penny and Dime dime covered by penny penetrates card and falls into glass, nesting coin gaff
1935 38
Dave Coleman Coin Through a Card (The Folding Quarter) with handkerchief
1952 291
Dr. William Weyeneth Tisch-Trick coin is pushed through a small slit in a card, from "Hokuspokus" magazine, see p. 997 for idea by Gerald Kosky
Variations Jan. 1952
The Phoenix (Issue 247)
Eddie Joseph Penetramus glass with liquid is placed on menu card and on other glass with liquid, coin dropped in top glass ends up in glass at the bottom, with handkerchief
1954 23
Edward Marlo Sans Dupliate coin through paper and card case
1957 19
Edward Marlo S.O.C. half dollar and three copper coins, transposition, coins to box, coins through card case, see also page 40
Related toVariations 1957 24
Edward Marlo Impromptu S.O.C. Routine no copper/silver coin
Related to 1957 33
Gerald Kosky Penny-Thru two effects with steel pennies and postcard with magnet, coin to glass and coin assembly
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1965-66)
Eddie Joseph Ballistic Coin card chosen, bottle cap with two coins placed on deck, deck on glass, bottom cards removed one by one, then one coin penetrates rest of deck into glass, bottom card is selection
1969 90
Thomas "Zampini" McKee Pentro-Rama coin and three playing cards, coin penetrates card on hand
Magick (Issue 18)
Jerry Mentzer Miracle Coins Thru Playing Cards repeat penetration of card, falls into glass underneath
Inspired by
  • J. H. Thompson's "A Good 5c Pass" (Linking Ring)
1973 91
Jerry Mentzer Miracle Coins thru Playing Card card rests on glass and coin repeatedly penetrates it and fall in glass
1975 24
Lewis Ganson Coin through Card
1978 9
Lewis Ganson Repeat Penetration through Card
1978 10
Lewis Ganson, Bob Gill, Eddie Gibson, J. "Rink" van Rinkhuyzen Magnetic Coins uses of magnetic coins with Okito box
1. coin through box
2. box load (Bob Gill)
3. handlings with box and a card (Bob Gill)
4. Eddie Gibson's Coin Unique gaff set for vanish sequence
5. other magnetic materials (Rink)
1978 11
Bob Gill Box Clever coin through card into glass with Okito box, magnetic coins
1978 18
Roger Sherman A Coin "Glassic" two cards are set cross-wise on top of glass, coin penetrates both cards one by one, cards change
July 1980
Apocalypse (Vol. 3 No. 7)
Don England England's Penetration dime through card into spectator's hand, twice
Variations 1980 11
Steve Beam Push Thru Dollar coin visibly penetrates cased deck, all cards have holes except selection, using Pancake Coin
1981 29
Stephen Tucker Break-Through coin penetrates card, then it changes to other coin
Nov. 1981
Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 7)
Jonathan David Bilocation signed quarter penetrates card
Jan. 1986
Magick (Issue 363)
Dan Fleshman Matter Through Matter coin through deck, multiple phases, coin is stuck in middle but can be heard at one point
1990 54
Don England Pumpkin Seed Vanish over deck of card as penetration
1990 55
Peter Kane The Double Dropper two coins penetrate a card into a glass, sucker shell gag
1992 12
Mike Gallo Passing Glass three coins penetrate a deck of playing cards and fall into a glass
1995 1074
David Regal Clink Coin penetrates playing card and falls into a glass
1999 145
David Acer Quartermain three coins penetrate a deck one by one that sits on top of a glass
1999 164
Michael Brewer Cased Coin-Cut deck with selection cased, two coins put on top, chosen one penetrates into case next to selection
Aug. 1999
Magic (Vol. 8 No. 12)
Tom Crone Through the Spokes card put on glass, borrowed quarter coin penetrates through card into glass
Sep. 1999
Magic (Vol. 9 No. 1)
Jay Sankey Push Button four coins into card case, they penetrate the case one by one
2004 12
Al Schneider Cheap, Fast, and Good
  • The Schneider Technique
business card put on shot glass, nickel penetrates card into glass
July 2004
Genii (Vol. 67 No. 7)
Jack Parker Flat Rate of Interest Coin penetrates playing card
2007 139
Alexander de Cova Bermudadreieck coin through card or business card into spectator's hand
Inspired byAlso published here Feb. 2014 477
Alexander de Cova Das Bermudadreieck coin through card or business card into spectator's hand
Inspired byAlso published here 2015 62
Scott Robinson Sprite a coin vanishes and reappears in deck three times, each time locating a selection, Breather Crimp
Inspired by 2018 155
Coin transfer beneath deck coin in right hand is secretly transferred into left hand below deck (also see p. 302, done with cup), then right hand mimes pushing coin into top of deck
2018 158
Miguel Ángel Gea Gestalt four coins covered by four cards on table, magician takes them out one by one magically
July 2019
Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 2 (Winter #2))