78 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Topological Effects / Coin in Bottle
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
To Pass Coins into a Bottle folding coin, hidden in cork
1890 More Magic 158
Coin to Bottle Wand mechanical wand to introduce folding coin into bottle
1890 More Magic 160
Der magische Flaschenstöpsel folding corn in hollow cork with release mechanism
Sep. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 9) 136
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der wandernde Thaler No. 10, borrowed marked coin travels audibly into glass bottle that a spectator holds on his head, examined, then bottle broken to retrieve coin, dummy coin really in bottle
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 39
Der magische Flaschenstöpsel No. 16, fake metal cork contains folding coin, spring catapults coin out of cork into bottle
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 48
Coin and Bottle
1935 Coin Magic 41
Harry Blackstone The Half Dollar and Ginger Ale Bottle folding coin
1938 Greater Magic 677
John Mulholland On the Coin in Bottle
1940 The Jinx (Issue 108) 648
Jimmy Muir Coin in Bottle bottle without bottom
Apr. 1940 Chap's Scrapbook (Vol. 2 No. 10) 4
Audley Walsh Coin in Bottle Idea spectator holds coin under handkerchief and lets it fall into a glass of water, that stands on a deck of playing cards and everything is balanced on a bottle, coin ends up in bottle
1942 The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 25) 106
William H. McCaffrey Coin in Bottle Routine
1943 The Magic 36 31
Joseph Dunninger Coin in Bottle Convincer for the sound
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 106) 426
John Hamilton All Wet moves and subtleties for coin in bottle
1946 The Phoenix 101-150 (Issue 111) 447
R. M. Jamison Half Dollar in the Bottle coin starts in bottle
1948 The Phoenix 151-200 (Issue 154) 622
U. F. Grant Half Dollar in Bottle coin in bottle as a practical joke for bar tender
Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 4
Ralph De Shong The Half Dollar in the Bottle
1952 Modern Coin Magic 286
Stewart Judah Second Method
Variations 1952 Modern Coin Magic 288
Don Alan Sneaky Half Dollar in Bottle coin in bottle combined with Anti-Gravico gimmick
1956 Pretty Sneaky 32
Stewart James Silversion signed coin to sealed bottle under handkerchief, sealed with cellophane on top
1957 Magic Mine No. 1 1
Bob Ostin My Coin in Bottle Routine with cork
1968 Fingertip Fantasies 67
Bob Paul Dime & Penny coin changes inside bottle, marked
1970 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1969-70) 76
Alan Shaxon, Tommy Scott The Watch in Bottle! coin in bottle, then watch to nest of boxes
Related to 1970 My Kind of Magic 33
Billy McComb William Reminisces
  • Not Worried!
  • Switch is Switch!
  • Ringing the Changes
  • "I've Heard That One Before"
  • Hazards! and Hostesses
  • William the Palmist!
  • Appearing Doves - and Vanishing Loops!
1972 McComb's Magic — 25 Years Wiser 127
Ellison Poland Bird In Glass Cage
1973 Wonderful Routines of Magic — The First Addendum 65
Barrie Richardson Coin In bottle - Mentalism & Molecules folding coin is signed and bottle is broken with a hammer
VariationsAlso published here Dec. 1977 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 4) 501
Eric Mason A Pound With A Bottle coin in bottle, forming a cone with a bill
May 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 9) 574
Peter Crush Peter's Presto Pop-In English penny in tonic bottle by placing the coin on the neck and pushing it in
May 1978 Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 9) 575
Coins in the Bottle coins travel one by one into corked bottle
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 138
Billy McComb Coin to Bottle with folding coin index
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 138
Michael Ammar Let's Hit the Bottle corked bottle
Also published here 1980 The Command Performance — Premier Issue 28
John Carney Le Perrier - Coin In Bottle
Related to 1981 Encore II 40
Wayne Dobson Schhh... It's Wayne Dobson multi-phase coin through table routine, coin in bottle kicker
1981 Babel (Issue 2) 4
Tom Gagnon Soda Jerk coin in bottle with transposition phase, folding copper/silver
Inspired by 1981 Sleightly Original 89
Michael Weber Striking Glass ungaffed, coin not bigger than opening
Related toVariations 1983 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 1 No. 11) 92
Jeff Busby Credit Information on coin in bottle
1983 Two Perfected Professional Routines 3
Richard Osterlind The Marked Borrowed Coin in Bottle ungaffed coin
1983 Two Perfected Professional Routines 17
"Magic" Christian Stelzel The Coin in the Bottle bottle is smashed with hammer to bring coin out again
1983 Lecture Magic 16
Michael Weber The Ship in the Bottle ungaffed
Also published here 1984 Side Effects 13
David Roth A Funnel Coin in Bottle Coin in bottle through a funnel
1985 Expert Coin Magic 44
David Roth New Wave Coin in Bottle
1985 Expert Coin Magic 47
David Roth The Funnel Coins change into tiny coins to fit through funnel into bottle
1985 Expert Coin Magic 310
David Roth The Salt Shaker Coin in Salt Shaker, Shaker through Table
1985 Expert Coin Magic 343
Barrie Richardson Mind Sizzler! folding coin is signed and bottle is broken with a hammer
VariationsAlso published here Oct. 1985 Magick (Issue 358) 1789
Michael Weber The Ship in the Bottle ungaffed
Also published here 1985 Seminarheft 17
Karrell Fox "A New Look at an Old Effect" cone funnel twisted with dollar bill, used to drop coin into bottle
1988 My Latest Book 24
John Bannon, Rick Johnsson Vacuum Packed folding coin, removed with tweezers, two handlings
Also published here 1989 Without 1
David Williamson Coin in Bottle application for striking vanish, brief
1989 Williamson's Wonders 20
Michael Ammar Let's Hit the Bottle
Also published here 1991 The Magic of Michael Ammar 175
John Carney Quarter Spin bottle appears, quarter travels in and out of bottle two times
Related to 1991 Carneycopia 176
John Bannon, Rick Johnsson Vacuum Packed folding coin, removed with tweezers, two handlings
Also published here 1991 Smoke and Mirrors 148
Michael Weber The Ship in the Bottle ungaffed, coin not bigger than opening, improved handling
Related to 1991 Life Savers 121
Ted Lesley Die Faltmünze coin in bottle, long article with multiple versions
Also published here 1991 Avantgarde Magic (Vol. 1 No. 3) 4
Patrick Page Die Münze in der Flasche
Also published here
  • Pages from Patrick's Notebook
Dec. 1991 Intermagic (Vol. 16 No. 4&5) 146
Alexander de Cova Anmerkung body servante to switch or ditch coins
1992 Ein Profi packt aus... 140
Bob Elliott Coin in Bottle
Oct. 1993 Apocalypse (Vol. 16 No. 10) 2269
Dan Garrett Bottle Piggy Bank
Aug. 1994 Apocalypse (Vol. 17 No. 8) 2391
John Murray Real Coin in the Bottle slot in bottle
1994 Close-Up File 165
Karl Norman Coin in the Bottle
1995 40 Years at the Forks 36
John West Borrowed Coin In Bottle slit in plastic bottle
Oct. 1996 Apocalypse (Vol. 19 No. 10) 2704
Michael Kaminskas You Marked It marked coin in corked bottle
1996 Miracle Material 66
Michael Kaminskas Hitting the Bottle bottle is produced then coin in bottle, as a climax bottle vanishes
1996 Miracle Material 81
Bob King Coin in Bottle with sleeving
Also published here 1996 Five-Star Magic 5
Sam Schwartz Bottled penny and quarter in hand, hand-pocket sequence, chosen coin travels into miniature bottle, first marketed in 1964
Related to 1997 The Fine Print (Issue 6) 151
Larry White The Bermuda Bottle label and coin penetrate corked bottle, wrapped inside newspaper, with variation by Ted Lesley
Related to July 1997 Mind & Magic Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1) 3
Toyosane Sanada Bottled Quicksilver coins into miniature bottle, shrink when entering
1998 The Looking Glass (Issue 4) 139
Karl Fulves Up His Sleeve "Unsolved Mysteries"
small bottle dropped in sleeve, marked coin in other sleeve, hands held up and clink sound heard, coin is in bottle, or two marked coins in both sleeves transpose, posed as a problem
1998 The Fine Print (Issue 7) 177
Barrie Richardson Molecules in Motion initialed coin in bottle, then other objects as well like key, button, ring, bottle smashed at the end
Inspired by 1999 Theater of the Mind 30
David Berglas Coin in the Bottle coin in in bottle, as an encore marked coin is put in bottle again and handed out as a souvenir
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 139
Bob King Coin in Bottle with sleeving
Also published here 2003 New Magician Foolers 4
"Joro" Bruno Hennig Münze in der Flasche with funnel
2003 The Best of Joro 5
Vanni Bossi Impromptu Coin in Bottle Routine
2007 Lecture Notes Las Vegas 2007 12
Nicholas Bengtson Abyss ungaffed coin inside plastic bottle, many handling variations
  • Bonus Sealed Bottle
  • Signed Coin in Sealed Bottle
  • Extras & Advice
2007 Abyss 1
Oliver Meech Pop In Coin appears in sealed Snapple bottle, teaches method to reseal the bottle
2010 Plot Twists 38
Jinn Fizz uncarbonated bottle opened, it fizzes, then brass token into bottle
2010 Prolix (Issue 7) 460
Román García El Principio de Samuelson coin and label of bottle inside bottle, bottle can be handed to spectator
Related to 2010 Nanomagias 53
Cameron Francis Discipline one of two coins travels into plastic bottle
Inspired by Sep. 2011 Genii (Vol. 74 No. 9) 16
Ted Lesley Münze in Flasche coin in bottle, long article with multiple versions
Also published here July 2013 New Avantgarde Magic (Issue 8) 15
Johnny Thompson Coin in the Bottle
2018 The Magic of Johnny Thompson (Issue 2) 51