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Museo della Magia

La Scatola di Houdini (The Houdini Box)

La Scatola di Houdini (The Houdini Box)

A ball is placed inside a transparent box tied to two cords. The magician magically manages to free the ball. This is number 7 of a series of 12 Mr. Magic tricks put out by Magicmania, Florence. Made in China. Complete with instructions. The trick was purchased at Museo della Magia, Cherasco, Italy. The museum was run by Mago Sales, the stage name of Don Silvio Mantelli. For more information, visit www.magosales.com.