147 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Transformation / Miscellaneous
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Unknown To change a Florin into a Penny, back again, and then to pass the same invisibly into the pocket of the owner first transformation in hand of spectator, coin marked Modern Magic 161
Laurie Ireland Quarter and Half Dollar Transposition and half changed to quarter Ireland Writes a Book 20
T. Nelson Downs Mysterious Date Changing date increases by number thought of Greater Magic 703
Edward Marlo Money from Magic dime changes to penny, coin secretly in ear Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 9
Jean Hugard, Frederick Braue A Little Quickie spectator holds deck with coin on top, deck ripped out of his hand, coin remains with miniature selection stuck on it Prepared Cards and Accessories 16
Tom Osborne Answer To Hey Magish! "Show Us A Trick" short changing in a routine, dime to penny but not revealing it The Phoenix 1-50 (Issue 35) 145
Harry Bernstein Dollar and Dime dollar changes to dime and back, clean looking, edge work Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 147
Paul Morris Color Changing Coin Morris' Vanish (page 151) as a transformation Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 3 153
Tom Fitzgerald Daffy Dime! coin transforms wrapped in paper (Buddha papers), transforms again (Adam's penny and dime trick) then travels into silver boxes inside of wool The Phoenix 51-100 (Issue 58) 236
Paul Curry I.O.U dime is wrapped with paper and in a flash the paper vanishes, coin transforms to a penny. Under the npenny is a little circle of paper "IOU 9ct"Related to My Best 161
R. M. Jamison The $1.85 Trick nested shell set, chinese coin as surprise finish Hugard's Magic Monthly - Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 3 No. 4) 151
Unknown The Hobo's Prayer penny changes into dime, with prepared matchbook Over the Coffee Cups 15
Al Leech A Penny's Worth Manipulating with Leech 11
Jimmy Buffaloe Pants Leg Miracle half dollar transforms into a dime when placed into a trousers fold Modern Coin Magic 73
John Braun Much from Little nickel to penny and half dollar, edge gripVariations Modern Coin Magic 80
Jimmy Buffaloe The Impromptu Mint coin transforms under a card Modern Coin Magic 82
Unknown Second Version Modern Coin Magic 128
Milton Kort The Inferior Coin two silver one copper, copper vanishes and reappears three times, in the end there are two copper and one silver coin, copper /silver coin Modern Coin Magic 246
Unknown How to Make Money one coin appears, two coins are rubbed together and one transforms into a quarter Modern Coin Magic 266
Dave Coleman Three Questions two half dollars - one has an X on one side - are rubbed together, the marked coin transforms to a quarter with an X on it Modern Coin Magic 268
Dr. Carl L. Moore 25¢ and 50¢ Transposition quarter and half dollar change places, in the end both are halves Modern Coin Magic 272
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 8 Modern Coin Magic 344
J. B. Bobo Routine No. 9 Modern Coin Magic 344
Ronald B. Edwards 200% Profit coin under glass, with water and paper match transforms The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 308) 31
U. F. Grant Nickle to English Penny with playing card The New Phoenix 351-400 (Issue 374) 325
Al Baker The Great Purse Game two silver coins put in purse change to copper, originally a con game The New Modern Coin Magic 395
Sam Leo Horowitz A Quarter and A Half half dollar and quarter become two half dollar and back The New Modern Coin Magic 444
Milton Kort Kort's Fourth Sympathetic Coins, on handkerchief with four cardboard covers, copper transformation kicker The New Modern Coin Magic 382
John Mulholland Quarter and Half Routine The New Modern Coin Magic 445
Conrad H. Haden A Surprise Routine with the $1.35 Trick The New Modern Coin Magic 447
Stewart Judah The Magic Coin Block Routine trick with dealer's item The New Modern Coin Magic 469
George Davenport The Stack of Pence Trick six pennies are changed into six sixpences The Topit Handbook 12
Harry Lorayne Cointrol borrowed penny changes to quarter, quarter vanishes, reappears, changes back to penny Deck-Sterity 83
Mike Rogers Six to One six coins put in hand transform into one different coin, clip Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 3) 17
Roy Johnson, Bob Ostin Ostin-Tatious coin penetrates table and arrives under handkerchief on the table several time, then it changes into another coinRelated to
  • Bob Ostin's "Fingertip Fantasies"
Second Time Around 1
Roland Hurley The Midas Touch two dollars, quarter & dime change into gold coins, purse & 1.35 gimmick Kabbala - Volume 1 (Vol. 1 No. 5) 40
Karl Fulves Crucible Coin one of three coins changes to copper, modified half shell Epilogue (Issue 22) 211
Paul Curry IOU quarter is wrapped with paper and in a flash the paper vanishes, coin transforms to a nickel. Under the nickel is a little circle of paper "IOU 20ct" Paul Curry Presents 25
John Cornelius S=C2 silver coin placed in hand, two copper coins come out, ends cleanAlso published here The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 9 No. 7) 733
Scotty York Goldfinger coins and purse turn into gold, golden thumb tip Lecture 12
Jerry Mentzer Inflation several pennies dropped in other hand, they change into single dollar-sized penny Super Cents 21
Jon von Gillern Drop Cop "Two with Coins"
playing card on glass, coin on top, other glass on top, card pulled out, coin drops in lower glass and changes to copper
Related to The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 4) 859
Jerry Mentzer I. O. U. silver dollar wrapped in paper, ignited, flash, giant penny remains with an "I.O.U. 99 cent" noteInspired by
  • trick by Pete Watt from MAES Convention, 1971
Super Cents 20
Bob Lunn The Invisible Coin coin upside down on deck in left dealing position, invisible coin knocked through bottom of glass becomes visible, slid off into hand and changes into different coin Cards and Cases 14
David Carré Coin Congregation matrix where the coins change in the end
Pabular (Vol. 3 No. 6) 363
Richard Chiswell Coin Transformation copper silver, in the end a match book appears Pabular (Vol. 4 No. 8) 557
Ross Bertram Rubdown half dollar rubbed on table vanishes and appears under other hand, then changes into dime with change under other hand Magic and Methods of Ross Bertram 19
John F. Mendoza The Coin Routine (No. 1) copper and silver coin transpose, both change to copper, then silver, then into four dollars, coins across with those, two more dollars appear and a copper coin, coins through table, drill production from purse The Book of John 54
John F. Mendoza The Coin Casket marked quarter to brass box, routine for prop in which marked coin changes, then grows, then changes into the box, Benzais China Change The Book of John 98
Doug Edwards Coinelius four coins are apparently thrown at the deck, they change into a larger coin which is found under selection Cardmania 14
Unknown Nickle to Penny to Dime coin changes when briefly covered, magnetic shell More Classic Magic with Apparatus 133
Unknown Nickles to Dimes stack of Nickles change into Dimes, covered with brass container, made popular by Brema More Classic Magic with Apparatus 136
Scott Weiser Under Glass Change coin transforms under shot glassVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 2 No. 11) 272
Michael J. Gerhardt Apocalypse Variations Or Additions Inspired by Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 5) 348
Tom Craven Propel-A-Coin coin is flipped and caught on back of hand, changes to different coin, lapping Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 3 No. 6) 355
Mary Wolf Addendum for Cone and Coins Routine tabled stack of half dollars visibly changes into four silver dollars John: Verse Two 126
Dan Fleshman Look, They're Copper! matrix, then repeat and they all change to copper instead of assembling, one visually on top of card, edge of mat hold-out John: Verse Two 68
Mary Wolf The Two Hundred-Eighty-Five Cent Trick a few different coins put in left hand, they change into a handful of pennies, locking $2.85 gaff John: Verse Two 104
Frank Zak Four (Oki)To Four four silver coins travel to box and transform to copper, gaffed Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 4 No. 12) 565
Sol Stone Half and Half Rollout Flourish with transformation CoinMagic 118
Scott Weiser Framed Invisible Purse, color changes CoinMagic 182
Richard Kaufman, Scott Weiser Torn Between Two Worlds Torn, changed and then restored coin CoinMagic 193
Steve Beam Foreign Coins two coins transform into American coins, ends clean Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 20
Steve Beam Susan B. head on coin changes, using Pancake Coin Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 28
Steve Beam Nine to Six transformation routine with small metal numbers Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 33
Steve Beam Toss Out Color Change Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 43
Steve Beam Four Copper, Four Silver four coins change at once Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 46
Steve Beam, Harvey Rosenthal Box Change box changes color as well, using Rosenthal move from his lecture notes Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 47
Rhett Bryson Bryson's Buffalo Chips one side of wooden nickel transforms Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 54
Don Morris Two Faced coin changed into two-faced and two tailed coin, then back to normalRelated to Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 53
Horace E. Bennett Change for Two two half dollars change to quarters, one at a time Bennett's Fourth Book 39
Ben Harris Washout Wonder routine for Dusheck's props, coin from washer, coin through hole of washer becomes small coin and vanishesInspired by
  • "Washout" (Steve Dusheck, marketed item)
Magic from which Memories are Made! 26
Camilo Vázquez Camilos Münzenroutine coin transforms into chinese coin, then coins travel from hand to handInspired by Das Camilo Seminar "81" 10
John Cornelius Armed and Ready elbow catch stuntRelated toAlso published here The New York Magic Symposium — Collection 1 55
Paul Cummins Cross Changed coins across, four silver coins change to copperVariations Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 12) 716
Michael Skinner A Multitude of Surprises silver coin appears on handkerchief, changes to copper, jumbo coin appears Intimate Magic 6
Steve Beam Just in Case using cardboard-cellophane coin holders for coin collectors, coin stapled inside changes to copper Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 19
Woody Landers The Original using cardboard-cellophane coin holders for coin collectors, coin stapled inside changes to copper Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 20
Steve Beam Braless miniature bra produced from coin which turns red in shame Steve Beam On Coins — Volume II 33
Daryl Martinez Triple Change Coin Flight two half dollar, one in each hand, both travel to one hand and change to copper, repeated with change to chinese Something for Everyone 6
Bobby Bernard Bar-Top Coin Change copper penny spun on table, scooped up and changes into large silver coinAlso published here The Coin and Card Magic of Bobby Bernard 66
Stephen Tucker Blood-Money coin through hand, then blood appears on coin Spell-Binder (Vol. 1 No. 9) 170
Tom Staton Reverse Color Channging Matrix matrix with flash-back, all coins change to other coins as kicker Fork Full of Appetizers 50
Mark Lefler Back in the Box copper coins vanish visually under glass and reappear in okito box, then change to silver, using black art Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 6 No. 6) 785
Ross Bertram Parvum in Multo quarter grows and becomes English penny Bertram on Sleight of Hand 11
Ross Bertram (4-2-4) four silver coins change to 4 copper coins at once, using spectator's palm Bertram on Sleight of Hand 33
Don Morris Two Faced coin changed into two-faced and two tailed coin, then back to normal, impromptuInspired by The Trapdoor — Volume One (Issue 2) 31
Tom Gagnon The Scoop-Displacement Coin Change coin is scooped up with playing card and put in left hand where it changes, back clip The New York Magic Symposium - Collection 3 88
Bruce Berkowitz Change of a Half half dollar produced from bill, wrapped inside, changes to silver dollar Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 10) 980
David Roth Chinese Challenge shell coins across, coins change to chinese as kicker The Collected Almanac (Vol. 3 No. 34, 35 & 36) 359
Fred C. Baumann Cultural Exchange copper silver transpo, change to four Chinese coins Best of Friends - Volume II 126
Danny Korem Revolving Imp Coin Exchange coin changes in hand and becomes jumbo coin which changes again in handkerchief Korem without Limits 26
Albert Goshman Spiked Coin coin sticks to forehead, shown to have spike in it. Magic By Gosh 73
Albert Goshman Winged Silver credit information, three coins move hand to hand to join foreign coin, coin appears under salt shaker, jumbo coin appears under salt shaker.Inspired by Magic By Gosh 77
Kevin Moran It's All an Illusion similar to "Presto Chango" (Bobo) with different switchRelated to Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 9 No. 5) 1203
Jay Sankey Memory Ink coin is signed, wiped away, signature reappears with flash Sankey Panky 69
Jay Sankey Turn of the Century date of coin changes when spun on table, travels back in timeVariations Sankey Panky 85
John Carney Spellbound Miser coin appears between two cards, then it changes to copper and to silver Notebook 1
David Regal Coin in the Middle sandwiched coin changes several times Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 24
Justin Higham One By One half dollars change to pennies, half dollars travel under playing card Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 9) 1402
Robert Bengel A Coin "Pants"-Position coin transformation while in trouser fold Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 10 No. 12) 1432
Jerry Sadowitz Universal Coin three different coins and an invisible coin, borrowed coin changes to each one when touched Inspirations 76
Larry Jennings Copper to Silver Times Two two copper, one in each hand, travel to one hand, change to silver The Cardwright 200
Tom Gagnon The Shelter Change coin change with card The Trapdoor - Volume One (Issue 23) 396
Gary Kurtz Coming out Ahead mental lead in, using bag, multiple coins Unexplainable Acts 61
John Bannon Shanghai Surprise silver coin to copper, silver appears again as well, both change to chinese Impossibilia 76
Bob King Chinaman's Chance three silver coins travel to china coin in other hand, transformation kicker, Peter Kane's Sleeper Coin principleVariations More Magician Foolers 10
Michael Close Twenty-Six Cents Worth of Change transformation of pocket change Workers Number 2 35
Michael Close The Four Cent Bonus multiple coin transformation, using glued together coins Workers Number 2 37
Chris Kenner Three Fry three coin vanish, reproduction and change to copper Totally Out Of Control 29
Hiroyuki Sakai My Little Kaps c/s transposition with chinese transformation kicker Five Times Five - Japan 84
Percy Abbott Chinese Color-Changing Coins sixteen gold coins change to silver, then to various colorsRelated to Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 8 115
Aldo Colombini ESP Coins coins assume shapes of symbols Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 11) 2429
Chuck Smith Coin of Zo one side of coin changes What If? 14
Alex Elmsley Sucker Silver silver to copper transformation routine with sucker explanation The Collected Works of Alex Elmsley — Volume 2 282
Edward Marlo Marlo's Routine for Abbott's Chinese Coins sixteen gold coins change to silver, then to various colorsRelated to Facsimile (Issue 2) 8
Richard Bartram, Jr. International Exchange coin changes several times when dropped in champagne glass, then changes into handful of pennies Close-Up File 92
John Riggs Coinfusion two silver dollars, one vanishes, one changes, another coin appears and travels to other hand Close-Up File 170
Jim Krenz Cent from Hell copper coin in alu over candle changes to gold Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 12) 2581
Mike Gallo Presto Gallo two copper change into two silver coins, then one silver and one copper, eventually four chinese coins are shownInspired by The Trapdoor - Volume Three (Issue 57) 1095
Aaron Fisher You Never Give Me Your Money three coins, two travel to other hand one by one, then back, they all change to copper The Sleight Album 8
Doug Edwards The Visible Bang Ring using old trick tube Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 19 No. 12) 2729
David Gripenwaldt Strong Currency kind of wild coin effect with several transformations with three different coinsVariations The Looking Glass (Issue 2) 65
Paul Harris Putty Buddy paddly is formed out of silly putty, coins pressed into it turn over and change The Art of Astonishment - Book 2 (Issue New Stuff) 31
Dominique Duvivier Four-Coin Slap Change Four silver coins slapped between hands, change into four copper coinsRelated to Magie Duvivier 59
Bob King Chinaman's Chance china coin in right hand, three silver coins in left, travel to right hand one by one, all change to chinese Five-Star Magic 7
Karl Fulves Semid Ot Slekein "Unsolved Mysteries"
stack of dimes changes into four genuine nickels, posed as a problem
The Fine Print (Issue 10) 330
Paul Curry IOU quarter is wrapped with paper and in a flash the paper vanishes, coin transforms to a nickel. Under the nickel is a little circle of paper "IOU 20ct" Paul Curry's Worlds Beyond 321
John Cornelius Armed & Ready elbow catchAlso published here The Award-Winning Magic of John Cornelius 51
John Cornelius Meta-Fusion silver coin placed in hand, two copper coins come out, ends cleanAlso published here The Award-Winning Magic of John Cornelius 111
David Ben Devaluation Detailed half dollar transforms into dime, dime vanishes Tricks 83
Al Baker The Great Purse Game two silver coins put in purse change to copper The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 555
Al Baker Copper or Silver: Which? two coins, one transforms in smaller coin, shell The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Instructions) 590
Al Baker The Old Coin Game two coins put in purse transform The Secret Ways of Al Baker (Issue Notebooks) 725
Justin Hanes Tetrad coin appears with the number One on it, the number changes into Two, Three up to Nine, then three coins appear with letters TEN on them Mystery Engineering 5
William Duncan Getting To Why idea for Sankey's effect where coin travels back in timeInspired by Tubthumping 32
Miguel Ángel Gea Sincere Production three silver coins are produced and placed into a glass, a fourth is produced and changed into copper, coins in glass also change Magic with Coins from the Profound of Madrid 1
Miguel Ángel Gea Revaluation three silver coins, one is changed into copper, one is made smaller and one turned into a half coin, they all change back in a glass Magic with Coins from the Profound of Madrid 18
Eric Mead Change marked coin mixed with other coins, marked one found by touch, all other change to match, inspired by Jay Sankey's "The Odd Coin" (Up For Adoption, 1987) Tangled Web 77
James Baker Vanishing Buffalo engraving on coin changes, exploiting two different five-cent piecesInspired by Prolix (Issue 2) 80
Fred Robinson Change-it one coin tossed in outer breast pocket The Magic of Fred Robinson 259
Oliver Meech Fish Bowl Coin Illusion Fish drawn on one side of coin, circle drawn on the other side. Coin is spun, fish ends up drawn inside the circle. The Plot Thickens 26
Tom Stone Clink-Catch elbow catch, vanish or transformation Maelstrom 41
Patrick Page, Alexander de Cova What I have described... four coins change from silver to copper, with a cup Magic Page by Page 122
Unknown Dime to Dollar Mr. Mysto's Wizard Academy 16
Bill Cheung Wild Penetration Four silver coins placed in coin box, coins penetrate through table. Second phase, box penetrates through table. Finally, coins all change to Chinese coins Lecture Note 2018 2
Tyler Wilson Copy Silver Silver coin sandwiched between two copper coins changes visually into copper Elixir (Vol. 2 No. 2 (Winter #2)) 144