18 entries in Foil
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Julius Kupka Die verschwindende Münze foil impression of coin as coin imitation which can be vanishes or apparently eaten
Apr. 1899 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 5 No. 4) 54
Professor Hoffmann The Melting Coin (Improved) coin becomes soft, held into flame, becomes tin-foil ball
Related to
  • "La Pièce Fusible" (Robert-Houdin, Secrets of Conjuring and Magic)
1903 Later Magic 484
T. Page Wright Coin Date Divination tin foil behind back to get impression of coin date or other embossed information
1933 Page Wright's Notebook 18
Bruce Elliott Heat Transference two balls of tin foil, one touched by a cigarette, then heat is transferred to ball held by spectator
1953 The Phoenix 251 — 300 (Issue 274) 1097
Gerard "Bruno" Bruning Production from Foil silk is produced from ball made of aluminium foil
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 22
Jack Yeager Arosol Magic as John Yeager, inventor theme for magic act, Poona Poona Rope, foil paper heating up, Blooming Rose Bouquet, ropes penetrate wand
1960 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1960) 34
Harvey Rosenthal Silver Shadow coin wrapped in handkerchief, ball of silver pulled through handkerchief, glass disc remains in handkerchief, then changes back to silver coin when rubbed against silver foil
1976 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #2) 896
Unknown Psychic Power ball of foil in glass bottle moves, thread
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 67
Unknown Wrapped in Foil file cards with symbols, packets cut and wrapped in foil, performer divines bottom cards
Related to
  • an effect by Ned Rutledge
1977 Close-up Cavalcade Finale 76
Shogen / Zen Heat Wave medallion becomes really hot, foil
1980 The Compleat Magick — Volume III (Issue 255) 1272
Paul Harris, Dick Ryan Chocolate Coin real coin is torn open as if it were a chocolate coin with tin foil
Inspired byAlso published here 1983 A Close-Up Kinda Guy 82
Jay Sankey Meltdown cards in case are wrapped in aluminum foil which reappears as finale
Related to 1986 Sankey Panky 70
Jim Krenz Cent from Hell copper coin in alu over candle changes to gold
Dec. 1995 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 18 No. 12) 2581
Paul Harris The Shape of Astonishment impression of coin in foil changes from heads to tails
1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue New Stuff) 13
Paul Harris, Dick Ryan Chocolate Coin real coin is torn open as if it were a chocolate coin with tin foil
Also published here 1996 The Art of Astonishment — Book 3 (Issue Close-up Kinda Guy) 133
Karl Fulves Heat Rises tinfoil gets hot on spectator's hand, voodoo type presentation
Related to 1997 Underworld (Issue 5) 65
David Berglas Hot Foil tin foil becomes hot in spectator's hand, candy wrapper
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 487
David Acer Fresh Mint Piece of aluminium foil changed into silver coin, based on a Bob Bengal coin production
2004 Random Acts of Magic 269