I had purchased
this effect back in the mid 1970s and I presented it in my program thru the mid
1980s. I don't know who manufactured
this version and unfortunately the original instructions have disappeared along
the way. This has been in storage for
The effect is presented in this
Showing a parasol and opening it giving it a twirl the magician closes
it and rolls it within a tube of paper. Handing the parasol off to his
assistant he then takes a ladies handbag and from it removes several silks.
Showing the silks he replaces them in the handbag and makes a magical pass.
Opening the handbag the magician withdraws the cover of the parasol!
Setting this aside he goes to the assistant holding the rolled up
parasol and removes the parasol from its covering. Opening the parasol and
giving it a twirl it is seen that the parasol is nothing but the ribs minus the
cover but tied to each rib end is a silk shown moments before that had been placed
in the handbag! A reversal of the process is done putting everything back the
way it should be. Keep in mind the handle of the parasol is in view the entire
Overall condition very good, there are two small spots on the aqua panel of the open parasol. Comes
complete with parasol, cover, silks, changing handbag and I will
supply a set of instructions.
A Member had emailed me stating that this is an early "Tannen's" effect.
This effect will be shipped in two separate packages,
the parasol will be packaged by itself for its protection and the silks, cover
and changing handbag will be shipped in another separate package. Both packages will be shipped via Priority
Mail in the United States only and shipping charges automatically include Confirmation Number and Insurance on
both packages for the charge of $22.00 in USA ONLY! International Shipping
Rates will be based on destination.
If you have any questions, please ask.