26 entries in Illusions / Harmed & Healed / Miscellaneous
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Unknown To cut off ones head, and to laie it in a platter, &c: which the jugglers call the decollation of John Baptist decapitation illusionRelated to The Discoverie of Witchcraft (Issue XXXIII) 198
Unknown How to seeme to cut off a mans head, it is called the decollation of John Baptist decapitation illusionRelated to The Art of Legerdemain Discovered 34
Colonel Stodare The Indian Basket Trick Modern Magic 477
Laurie Ireland The Human Pin Cushion Torture Box woman standing in box is pierced with spikes Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1937) 5
Unknown The Sword Box Greater Magic 955
Unknown The New Sword Cabinet Greater Magic 956
U. F. Grant The Head Pincushion Greater Magic 957
Al Baker One Night idea for dagger chest illusion The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 54) 221
Unknown The Sword Box Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 344
Unknown The Penetrating Steel Bars Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 347
Unknown The Indestructible Girl Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 7 350
David "Fu Manchu" Bamberg The Cremation Illusion assistant is burnt in a cabinet and skeleton can be seen, then assistant appears somewhere else The Oriental Magic of the Bambergs 219
Rudy Roxo The Chest of Celestial Bliss spike box The Conjurors' Book of Stage Illusions 30
Unknown The Sword Cabinet with vanish ans reappearance The Big Book of Magic 265
Unknown The Cremation Illusion burnt in a box The Big Book of Magic 273
Unknown The Indian Basket Illusion person vanishes and appears in basket, sword is pushed through basket The Big Book of Magic 281
Unknown The Guillotine Illusioin The Big Book of Magic 285
Theo "Okito" Bamberg Okito Sawing an Arm in Half inside a box More Classic Magic with Apparatus 260
Terry Seabrooke The Neck Spiker bits of business for Jack Hughes Neck Spiker, spike through spectator's neckInspired by
  • Jack Hughe's "The Neck Spiker" in "The Jack Hughes World of Magic - Volume 2" 1985
Seabrooke's Book 79
Jim Steinmeyer Perforation girl in box penetrated by multiple long knifes Device and Illusion 31
Jim Steinmeyer The Lady in the Puzzle person trapped in puzzle box which is taken apart and reassembled Device and Illusion 93
Tom Stone Impromptu Interlude hand through body of spectator The Warpsmith Returns 36
Chad Sanborn The Cloned Lady Hand pulled off a lady, and then put back Black Art Breakthroughs 42
Gary Darwin Darwin's Exorcist Live! Woman brought on stage begins to get possessed by a demon, head floats around, body levitates etc. Black Art Breakthroughs 39
David Berglas Magic Fingers small illusion, hand on a black board, fingers can be moved away from the hand The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 165
Christoph Borer Die gerechte Strafe sword jammed in arm 21 182