27 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 illusion
Related 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 illusion
Related 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
Lane Bateman Arm Cutting Illusion Plans box with hinge, arm inside is cut and box can be folded to show separation, construction details
Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1959) 31
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 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
Unknown The Sword Cabinet with vanish ans reappearance
The Big Book of Magic 265
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 neck
Inspired 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
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
Chad Sanborn The Cloned Lady Hand pulled off a lady, and then put back
Black Art Breakthroughs 42
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
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