125 entries in Coin / Effect Themes / Traveling / Coins to Glass
Creators Title Comments & References Year Source Page AA Categories
Unknown The Glass Goblet and Cover coins appear audibly in glass goblet
1876 Modern Magic 199
Unknown The Glass without Cover, for Money coins appear audibly in glass goblet
1876 Modern Magic 200
Unknown The Mysterious Salver rings, coins or key travel into glass on tablet audibly when covered, mechanical
1876 Modern Magic 416
Professor Hoffmann, Dr. Lynn The Penetrative Coin two borrowed hats & two bowls are build up on the table, four coins dropped in top one, the travel down in lower bowls audibly one by one, mechanical table
1890 More Magic 147
Unknown The Shower of Gold empty glass vase covered on table, coins travel into it
Variations 1890 More Magic 428
Unknown Das Thaler-Kartenspiel "oder Die durch ein Kartenspiel spazierenden Thaler"
deck placed on glass and covered with handkerchief, coin penetrates through deck into glass or flies invisibly into glass
June 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 90
Carl Willmann Thaler-Kartenspiel Variation elaborate gaffed deck and table to make coin fly into glass
June 1895 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 1 No. 6) 91
Unknown Die unsichtbare Reise eines Thalers deck of cards placed on glass, coin vanishes and appears in glass or penetrates deck
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 31
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel deck put on glass, coin borrowed and it penetrates deck and drops into glass
1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 173
Unknown Durchdringen der Materie glass covered with deck of cards, coin invisible thrown towards glass, it lands inside, clockwork
Related to 1896 Der moderne Kartenkünstler 193
Albert Anton Die wandernden Thaler coins travel audibly in glass on table which is covered with a handkerchief, sound gimmick with thread behind table
Jan. 1896 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 2 No. 1) 3
Unknown Die wandernden Münzen one glass covered with a hat, another one with a deck of cards, two coins travel audibly and visibly into those glasses
May 1897 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 3 No. 5) 72
Unknown Die Wandermünze marked coin vanishes, appears inside a lemon which is inside an orange inside a cabbage, then audibly travels inside silk-covered glass
Related to Oct. 1897 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 4) 55
Eduard Hensel Magische Geldangelegenheiten six coins travel into glass, with deck of cards on top, method not given, patter bei Hensel
June 1898 Der Zauberspiegel (Vol. 3 No. 12) 182
Unknown Die Durchdringung der Stoffe paper cone place upside down onto glass, coin travels audibly into glass
Feb. 1898 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 4 No. 2) 26
Samuel "St. Roman" Thiersfeld Der Gedanke und die Luftexpedition No. 7, four coins travel into corked bottle that rests far away on chair and visibly drop in, mechanical cork or cork with thread mechanism
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 32
Unknown Fake Coin Sound coin secretly dropped into slim glass in the performer's pocket to make it seem it appears in bottle on table
1899 Jedermann Zauberkünstler! 41
Unknown Die das Tuch durchdringende Münze No. 7, glass wrapped in handkerchief and held by spectator, coin vanishes and audibly drops into glass, little coin pocket in handkerchief
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 21
Unknown Der Münzenpokal No. 12, glass goblet with glass cover, four coins travel into glass at once, copentro
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 35
Unknown Das Thalerkartenspiel No. 14, deck of cards placed on glass, coins vanish and drop into glass, clockwork mechanism in fake deck, low-budget alternative in which assistant pulls a thread
1900 Der Amateurzauberer 41
Unknown Die wandernden Thaler bottle with wide neck and filled with water is corked, coins travel into the bottle one by one, mechanical cork that releases coins one by one
Variations Feb. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 2) 25
Carl Willmann Der neue Thalerkorken different mechanical cork than in reference
Inspired by Apr. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 4) 57
Ludwig Pax Die Thaler auf Wanderschaft two coins vanish in hand and travel audibly into borrowed hat that has been covered with a plate
Dec. 1900 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 6 No. 12) 183
Fr. Maubach Die Thaler auf Wanderschaft II. four coins vanish in hand and travel audibly into borrowed hat that has been covered with a plate
Jan. 1901 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 7 No. 1) 5
T. Nelson Downs To Pass Ten Coins Held in Left Hand into a Glass Held in Right Hand at Arm's Length
1902 The Modern Conjurer 172
Carl Willmann Das neue Münzenglas high vase/glass, covered with hat or plate, coins travel inside audibly
Variations Dec. 1902 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 8 No. 12) 184
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli II. Pêle-Mêle coin is produced from selection, then coin is marked, placed under handkerchief and dropped inside glass, coin travels to second glass which is covered with the deck, finally coin vanishes again and appears inside spectator's breast pocket
1. Der Taler im Kartenblatt
2. Der Fliegende Taler
3. Der Lufttaler (hook is added to coin to form a temporary hooked coin)
1902 Moderne Magie 74
Joseph Michael Hartz Shower of Gold Addition
Inspired by 1903 Later Magic 47
Richard Pannwitz Der Zauberlehrling coins travel from hand to glass on chair
Inspired by Mar. 1903 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 9 No. 3) 40
Carl Willmann Der dressierte Taler glass covered with newspaper piece, coin vanishes and visibly drops into glass and dances
Aug. 1904 Die Zauberwelt (Vol. 10 No. 8) 121
Friedrich "Fritz" Hügli Die Reise der Münzen. No. 8, four signed coins travel from hat to glass, with threaded coin
1926 Magische Miniaturen 32
Unknown The Peripatetic four coins travel from a jar to a glass, one by one, threaded coin
1935 Coin Magic 56
Jean Hugard Manipulations and Advanced Flourishes I. With Four Coins
II. With Four Coins
III. With Five Coins
IV. With Five Coins (including Roll Down)
1935 Coin Magic 79
Tom Sellers The New Method Coin Trick coin vanishes and audibly appears in covered cup
1935 Quick Tricks 24
Alan Peterson Two Coins and Two Tumblers coin travels from glass two other glass
1935 Coin Magic 17
Unknown The Coin Glass coin to glass, with assistant
1935 Coin Magic 35
Edward Victor "A Silver Collection" four coins are produced, then they travel one by one into glass
Variations 1937 Magic of the Hands 36
Laurie Ireland Coin Routine with a Silk five coins from handkerchief to glass
1938 Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1938) 9
Stuart P. Cramer Kids and Koins three coins travel into covered tumbler, marked coin into candy bar
1941 The Jinx 101-151 (Issue 143) 803
Edward Marlo Marlo's Poor Man's Trick coin through head into glass, then through sleeve (apparently)
1942 Bull's-Eye Coin Tricks 11
Unknown The Passe Coins and Glasses from glass to glass, using coin on thread
1942/27 Tarbell Course in Magic — Volume 2 112
Jerry Lukins The Homing Coins up the sleeve type, four coins to glass, shell
Variations May 1945 Hugard's Magic Monthly — Volumes I, II, III and IV (Vol. 2 No. 12) 117
Harry Mendoza Modern Crystal Coin Jar coins to crystal glass, all at once, with helper
1945 My Best 324
U. F. Grant A Coin Trick with Music empty glass with silk set aside, coins travel audibly into it, clinking sound on record with music
Oct. 1948 Grant's Inner Circle Magazine (Vol. 1 No. 1 & 2) 5
Bill Simon The Startling Four Coins interlocked coin production, then coins to glass
1949 Controlled Miracles 25
Al Leech Coins And Glass four coins to glass
1952 Manipulating with Leech 9
Al Leech A Quick Opener three tricks in thirty seconds, a knot appears in a silk, a golfball vanishes and reappears and a coin travels into a glass
1952 Manipulating with Leech 11
Arthur H. Buckley Four Coins to a Glass
1952 Modern Coin Magic 160
Unknown Second Version
1952 Modern Coin Magic 163
J. B. Bobo The Traveling Centavos coins to dice cup
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 164
Eddie Fields, Glenn Harrison Miracle Coins to the Pocket coins to glass in jacket pocket, tube from breast to coat pocket, in the book credited to Glenn Harrison, see Giobbi for credit detail
Related to 1952 Modern Coin Magic 168
Unknown Coin Through a Glass two coins in a glass, one coin travels visually into the other glass
1952 Modern Coin Magic 268
Milton Kort Routine No. 14 with dice cup
1952 Modern Coin Magic 346
Nate Leipzig Coin in Glass marked coin vanishes from paper and appears in a glass, which was covered by a deck of playing cards
1963 Dai Vernon's Tribute to Nate Leipzig 124
Sam Leo Horowitz The Six Coins In Goblet six coins produced one by one, they then travel from hand to glass (originally from Sphinx)
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 379
James T. Stoppard Stoppard's Peregrinating Coins coin produced from purse frame, travel to glass, placed in purse frame
1966 The New Modern Coin Magic 447
Niberco Four Coins and a Tumbler four coins
1967 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 1 198
Piet Forton, Alex Elmsley Three Coins and a Glass Routine Three coins produced and travel to silk held in hand. They then vanish and travel to glass
Also published here 1967 Piet Forton Lecture Notes 5
Piet Forton Drei Münzen - ein Glas three coins produced and travel to silk held in hand. They then vanish and travel to glass
Also published here 1968 Piet Forton Seminar 3
David Berglas Sleeving Coins For 'The Coins In Glass'
1969 The Art of Close-Up Magic — Volume 2 214
Arthur Setterington Poor Man's Coins in Glass three coins vanish and appear one by on in jar with screw top, covered with a tube
1972 Straight Line Mysteries 14
Bob Read Coins Across four coins to glass, extra
Inspired by 1973 Thanks to Pepys... 20
Terry Guyatt Coins to Glass at once
1973 Thanks to Pepys... 24
Dan Tong Champagne Coins
  • Phase I: The Production of Four Coins
  • Phase II: Coins Into The Glass
1973 Close-up Cavalcade 62
Dick Zimmerman Miracle Coin Production coins visibly appear inside a shot glass covered with inverted glass, slit glass
1973 Creative Magic 7
Milton Tropp, Jerry Lukins, Al Cohen Coins Up Sleeve three coins to glass, shell, based on routines by Al Cohen and Jerry Lukins (Hugard's)
Inspired by 1974 Epilogue (Issue 22) 205
Karl Fulves Timed Release "Problem", slotted coin shoots out other coin in glass, Copentro-style, posed as problem
Nov. 1974 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 1) 820
Mike Cassidy Flight Four
Mar. 1975 Pabular (Vol. 1 No. 7) 77
Scotty York Coins To Glass four coins
1975 Coins 27
Rick Johnsson Bottoms Up three coins penetrate through table upwards, visibly appearing in upside down plastic beer glass, slot in glass
  • The Mug Move
  • The Routine
  • Notes
see p. 1053 for vague Dick Zimmerman credit
Jan. 1975 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. 3) 833
Dai Vernon The Five-Coin Routine with glass, production, travel into glass, vanish, reproduction, two methods/handlings
Variations 1977 The Pallbearers Review Vol. 9-10 (Vol. 10 No. Close-Up Folio #8) 1001
Horace E. Bennett Cocktail Coins four coins are produced, vanished and produced again, with glass and handkerchief, jumbo coin kicker
Inspired by 1978 On Your Feet 33
Mark Levy 3 Coins At The Fountain three coins vanish and reappear in paper cup on table
Dec. 1978 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 1 No. 12) 136
Gus Davenport Midnite Coin "origin ... is in doubt"
glass in side pocket, coin vanishes and is heard appearing in glass, two methods
1978 The Chronicles (Issue 9) 1145
Unknown Coins in the Glass coins vanish ans appear audible in glass which is covered by other glass and handkerchief, several versions including Kline's Copenetro
1978/76 More Classic Magic with Apparatus 123
Joe Safuto Invisible Noise Coins to Glass
Variations 1981 CoinMagic 220
Steve Beam Through the Hand through back of hand into glass
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 55
Jeff White Coin Across Ending with glass, using muscle pass
1981 Steve Beam On Coins — Volume I 57
Derek Dingle Crystalized Coins Up Sleeve
1982 The Complete Works of Derek Dingle 176
James Conger Magic Moola coins across with glass and giant coin kicker
May 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 5) 631
Russ Burns Hotshot additional coins are produced as kicker
Sep. 1982 Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5 No. 9) 675
Peter Kane A Coin Penetration shot glass held on deck of cards with larger glass over it, copentro with that set-up that is held in the hands
1982 Kane 34
Peter Kane The Piggy Bank Robbery or, How to Alienate a Small Child coin travels from piggy bank into glass
1982 Kane 102
Phillippe Warein Coins and Glass four coins to glass one by one, extra coin
1983 The Mendoza Portfolio No. 1 137
Ted Lesley 1, 2 Many coin up the sleeve into glass, then same with sip of a drink
1983 Spell-Binder (Vol. 3 No. 31) 606
William A. Morales Hoo Dunnit? using hook coin
Mar. 1984 Apocalypse Vol. 6-10 (Vol. 7 No. 3) 889
Mike Gallo Covering Ramsay coins and a small glass are produced from purse frame, glass is covered with paper, coins travel under glass, glass through table, inspired by John Ramsay's "Cylinder and Coins"
1984 The Collected Almanac (Vol. 2 No. 22) 211
Piet Forton Travelling Coins Into Glass Three coins produced and travel to silk held in hand. They then vanish and travel to glass
Also published here 1984 Magic Lecture Notes 1984 4
Randy Tanner The Magician's Piggy Bank four half dollars travel into card case, as climax it is full with forty-two coins
1985 Best of Friends — Volume II 79
David Roth The Tuning Fork Manipulate the sound and physical coins separately
1985 Expert Coin Magic 361
Danny Korem Distant Passage Coins in Glass for stand-up
1985 Korem without Limits 65
Frederick Braue Coin Tapping Count fairly counting coins from glass into hand for good visibility (1944)
1985 The Fred Braue Notebooks (Issue 5) 2
Karl Fulves Coin in Sand invisible coin moves in sand, then appears under glass visibly, posed as problem
1985 S-C — Contemporary Money Magic (Issue 7) 107
Fred Kaps Coin and Glass Routine
1986 It's So Simple 5
Dai Vernon Five Coins and a Glass full routine
Inspired byVariations 1987 The Vernon Chronicles — Volume 1 191
David Regal Four Coins, Two Hands, One Glass coins across with glass
1987 Star Quality — The Magic of David Regal 147
Randy Wakeman Down the Tubes
Apr. 1989 Apocalypse Vol. 11-15 (Vol. 12 No. 4) 1630
Christoph Borer Münzen ins Glas three coins to glass
Also published here 1989 Seminarheft 8
John Bannon Glass Reunion four coins from hand to glass on table
1990 Impossibilia 72
Larry West Spill Out Addition palmed coin added to coins that are spilled out of glass
1990 Impossibilia 74
Steven Hamilton Coins to Glass four coins, different grip on glass
Related toAlso published here 1991 Profile (Issue 1) 1
Lewis Ganson All Four at Once four coins apparently poured into hand from glass
1991 Profile (Issue 1) 3
Rick Haslett Almost impromptu Copentro coin appears under glass which is placed on deck
Related to Nov. 1993 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 16 No. 11) 2288
Steven Hamilton Coins Across to Glass
Related to July 1994 Apocalypse Vol. 16-20 (Vol. 17 No. 7) 2379
David Acer Money Flies four coins, each coin differently, last changes into many smaller coins
Also published here 1995 Natural Selections 35
Karl Fulves Cloak of Invisibility No. 59, coin dropped in glass under handkerchief cover vanishes, reappears audibly in glass again
1995 Easy Magic 83
Steve Aldrich Die Aldrich-Münzenroutine five coin routine with silk and glass
Mar. 1995 Intermagic (Vol. 19 No. 2) 70
Robert Parrish The Coin Jar coins appear visibly in candy glass jar, box with glass bottom in lap for sound effect
Inspired by
  • "The Coin Jar" (Downs, Modern Coin Manipulation, 1900, p. 224)
1995 Great Tricks Revisited 44
Mike Gallo Passing Glass three coins penetrate a deck of playing cards and fall into a glass
1995 The Trapdoor — Volume Three (Issue 57) 1074
Fred Kaps Münzen und Glas Routine described by Lewis Ganson
1996 Intermagic (Vol. 20 No. 3) 96
Walter "Sonny" Day Coins Round The Room four coins one by one from hand to glass in other hand, extra coin
1998 Five Times Five — Scotland 40
Doug Conn Three Lumps coins to glass with coffee cup
  • The Non-Gaffed Version
  • The Gaffed Version
1999 Tricks of my Trade 146
Doug Conn Spin Load cup is spun on the table with a hand from above as coin is dropped in
1999 Tricks of my Trade 146
John Carney Silver and Glass
Inspired by 2002 The Book of Secrets 96
John Carney Coin to Glass Finesse sound effect on bottom of glass
2002 The Book of Secrets 106
David Berglas Turning the Clock Back different effects are performed and noted on a board, at the end, time is turned back and everything undone until the board is blank again
No. 1: Three balls, disappear and change into a pack of cards
No. 2: Four coins vanish and reappear in a glass
No. 3: Signed card vanishes and reappears in photo frame
No. 4: Arrow stops at chosen number 11
2002 The Mind & Magic of David Berglas 182
Amílkar Riega Bello Viaje Imposible de Tres Monedas al Interior de un Vaso three coins travel to glass in pocket, with a handkerchief
2003 La Magia Española del Siglo XX 312
Jay Sankey Secret Passages glass with paper cover on table, two coins vanish and are heard to appear in glass one by one, glass penetrated table with coins
Inspired by 2004 Sankey Unleashed 139
Christoph Borer Münzen ins Glas three coins to glass
Also published here 2006 Compilation 30
David Acer Money Flies rope taken out of small purse, four coins produced from rope, then each coin travels into glass, last changes into many smaller coins
Part 1: Cord Coin Holder
Part 2: Flight of the First Coin
Part 3: Flight of the Second Coin
Part 4: Flight of the Third Coin
Part 5: Hands-Free Coin-to-Glass (Richard Sanders)
Part 6: Through the Hand
Part 7: From Pocket to Glass
Part 8: Through the Glass
Part 9: From Another Pocket to Glass
Part 10: The Big Finish
Also published here 2011 More Power to You 93
David Neighbors Quick Shot coins to glass
2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 205
Mike O'Dowd Coins to Glass four coins to glass, wrists held by spectators
2012 The F.F.F.F. Book 217
Steven Hamilton Coins to Glass four coins, different grip on glass
Also published here 2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 159
Frank Garcia All Four at Once four coins apparently poured into hand from glass
2013 The Magic of Steven Hamilton 161
Geoffrey Latta Crystal Ship tabled
2017 The Long Goodbye — Latta on Coins 130