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Sold for:
$700

Snuff Vase. Lake Forest: John McKinven, ca. 1997. Finely turned hardwood vase. A ring vanishes from inside or transforms into another object. 7 ¼” high. Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2017-06-10


Sold for:
$1,300

Millet Vase and Barrel. Lake Forest: John McKinven, ca. 1997. Fine millet seed heaped into a small brass-bound wooden barrel vanishes, then reappears in a Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2017-06-10


Sold for:
$700

Coin Vase. Lake Forest: John McKinven, ca. 1997. Finely turned hardwood vase changes one coin to another when the lid is placed over the coin Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2017-06-10


Sold for:
$650

[Greeting Cards] Large Collection of Postcards and Greetings from Magicians and Friends to F.E. Powell or Dr. Grossman. American, bulk 1930s—60s. Approximately 75 pieces, from Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2017-06-10


Sold for:
$700

Egg Vase. Lake Forest, Ill.: John McKinven, ca. 1990. An egg is removed from a wooden vase then magically reappears inside. Finely hand-turned ebonized hardwood Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2016-12-03


Sold for:
$650

Dice Vase. Lake Forest, Ill.: John McKinven, ca. 1990. Ebonized hardwood vase allowing the magician to determine the roll of the die even after it Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2016-12-03


Sold for:
$225

[Autographs] Jumbo I.B.M. Get Well Greetings Postcard Signed by Scores of Members. Chicago, 1959. Thick jumbo postcard signed by notable members of the fraternity including Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2016-12-03


Sold for:
$425

Climbing Coin. Lake Forest, Ill.: John McKinven, ca. 1990. A borrowed half dollar placed in a drawer at the bottom of a cabinet visibly travels Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2016-10-29


Sold for:
$1,500

Passe Passe Egg Vases. Lake Forest, Ill.: John McKinven, ca. 1995. Hand-turned pair of hardwood and ebony mechanical vases, used in the transposition of red Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2016-10-29


Sold for:
$1,300

Le Boite A Transformations (The Change Box). Lake Forest, Ill.: John McKinven, 1996. Finely turned rotating maple vase with a carved decorative ring of notches Read more…


Auctioneer:
Potter & Potter

Date:
2016-10-29