Raleigh Vintage Magic - Quality Magician Collectibles
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Browse our selections below, you may well find that magical treasure you have been looking for ! Click on any of the images for a larger view. Send me an email Keith@RaleighVintageMagic.com to purchase. We prefer check or money order payments but pay pal is accepted. Thanks for looking !
Ultimate Okito Book & DVD (R. Albo, c.2007)
Ultimate Okito Book & DVD (R. Albo, c.2007)
Dr. Albo's Ultimate Okito from his series on classic magic. These were only 400 sets of these published in 2007. In great condition the volume is protected in a cloth slipcase. The slipcase has some bubbling which is common on these sets, otherwise it is fine. The Ultimate volume is also accompanied by portfolio of 8 DVDs. The book is illustrated and contains many color photographs of beautiful apparatus and the history of one of the legends of magic from one of the legends of magic collecting. Sells on Byron Walkers book site for 500.00 so a great deal here ! Price $395.00
Antique Magic Set  (c.1920's)
Antique Magic Set (c.1920's)
Great small set that's perfect for curio display as it is only approx. 8" x 10" in size. Set is complete and has instructions for all the tricks in this set plus others explained for larger sets that were put out using the same instruction booklet. Insert tray and box bottom still in very good condition. The lid was completely split on the side so there is tape repair on the inside edges of the lid but displayed it is not seen and this set looks superb as shown, not to mention this is a RARE set ! Nice ball vase and even includes a blow book as seen in the bottom left inside set. Price $225.00
Oaks Magical Co. Catalog (c.1920's)
Oaks Magical Co. Catalog (c.1920's)
Nice antique magicians catalog. This is not dated but the first Oaks catalog was dated 1913 so I'm thinking this maybe sometime around 1920 or so since many P&L pieces are for sale inside. In great condition as shown with 202 pages and simply loaded with illustrations, approx. 6.5" x 4.5" in size. Price $45.00
P&L Drumhead Tube - Abbott's Stenciling (Very Rare !)
P&L Drumhead Tube - Abbott's Stenciling (Very Rare !)
This is the 10" x 3" phantom tube with the extra drumhead load. This piece is likely one of a kind. It is in beautiful condition and includes all pieces. After Abbott's purchased the remaining P &L stock in the late 1960's I believe this was then stenciled but never advertised by Abbott's for sale. A very rare piece you will not find again ! Price $ SOLD !
Thurston - Will Rock Case (unique offering)
Thurston - Will Rock Case (unique offering)
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Chinese Sticks (The Bamboo Wands) Owen Magic Supreme
Chinese Sticks (The Bamboo Wands) Owen Magic Supreme
Wow gorgeous set that looks the part and works smoothly plus made by OMS = A WINNER ! Set is very very very near mint with the original instructions. Price $ SOLD !
Rice Bowls (Rings N Things, c.1970's - 80's St. Louis, MO.)
Rice Bowls (Rings N Things, c.1970's - 80's St. Louis, MO.)
Original vintage set of 5" diameter Chinese Rice Bowls. Spun metal with white interiors, no dents but some minor paint wear inside one bowl. A gorgeous set that includes the original worn box and original gimmick and instructions. If you are looking for a trust worthy performance set you just found them ! Price $85.00
The Great Gorgia Pasha Poster (c.1960's)
The Great Gorgia Pasha Poster (c.1960's)
Very cool and colorful original image approx. 11" x 17" and museum mounted on linen. Ready to frame and hang and very seldom found. Price $125.00
Owen Brothers Illusion List  (c.1951)
Owen Brothers Illusion List (c.1951)
Very scarce Owen Illusion List #3 circa 1951. Contains 9 pages with descriptive text and prices of 37 Owen Bros. Illusions. Owen stenciled covers. Price $50.00
Magician Harry Kellar Signed Letter (c.1921)
Magician Harry Kellar Signed Letter (c.1921)
Wonderful original handwritten letter from The Great Kellar to fellow Magician Thomas Worthington and his wife. Nice bold writing and signature on his beautiful full color letterhead. The content is superb as Kellar is writing the Worthington's to congratulate them on the arrival of a new daughter. Kellar writes..... She will be a blessing to your home and bind you together with the sunshine of her smile. In my opinion this letter show Kellar was indeed a very kind man and full of heart indeed. Price $650.00
Crystal Seer Ball & Stand
Crystal Seer Ball & Stand
A clear glass ball approx.2.5"with a wooden felt-lined stand painted black. A few very light scratches to surface, but overall very good condition. Overall height is approx.4.25" Letterhead in background is not included. Price $75.00
Rice's Deluxe Single Color Changing Silk (Red- Green, 18" in size)
Rice's Deluxe Single Color Changing Silk (Red- Green, 18" in size)
Hard to find in this 18" single size. Like new inside original packaging with the original instructions. Price $65.00
Magician Tampa Christmas Holiday Card (c.1930) Rare !
Magician Tampa Christmas Holiday Card (c.1930) Rare !
Colorful front litho cover and very cool green portrait of Tampa on the inside. In great condition and rare. Click on images for a larger view. Card is approx. 6" x 9" in closed position. The Great Harry Kellar used a card with the same litho front at an earlier date. Price $200.00
Ball & Vase  (Antique)
Ball & Vase (Antique)
Nice early wood turned piece approx. 3" tall. Nice red original paint, in great condition with only minimal wear. You will like this in the magicians curio ! Price $65.00
Mysto Magic (Dealers Catalog, c.1911 rare !)
Mysto Magic (Dealers Catalog, c.1911 rare !)
Perhaps never to be found again, an 8 page highly detailed and illustrated Mysto Magic fold out eight page dealers catalog. This was sent to magic shops who carried the Mysto Magic line and could be given or shown to customers to boost the sales of the Mysto line. Approx. 6" x 9" in size with archival tape repairs to preserve this wonderful piece of magic history. Price $100.00
T.V. Magic Set (c.1975, Marshall Brodien) Mint !
T.V. Magic Set (c.1975, Marshall Brodien) Mint !
This cool vintage magic set will bring back memories for many. The amazing thing is this is still just like new from the store. Still has the shrink wrap all sealed and NO crushing to the box ! About as in good of condition as you will ever find for this very colorful early vintage Marshall Brodien magic set. Price $85.00
Jewel Of Denial  (Norm Nielsen, c.1990's)
Jewel Of Denial (Norm Nielsen, c.1990's)
One of the very few close - up magic effects made by Norm Nielsen. This piece is sold out and no longer being made by him. This is very well made and the effect is of the disc with colored jewels changing places. Complete with the original instructions. Price $45.00
Blackstone's Trick Package (c.1940's)
Blackstone's Trick Package (c.1940's)
Contents inside this pictorial envelope include a balsa wood trick paddle with instructions and instructions to perform a few tricks with items from home, a 3" x 5" photo of The Great Blackstone. Price $45.00
 Butterfly Box (Okito - Carl Williams, c.1992)
Butterfly Box (Okito - Carl Williams, c.1992)
This is the 3rd effect from twelve in the the late Carl Williams, Okito - Williams Replicas of The Masters series. This piece was originally constructed by Okito in 1933. A marvel of craftsmanship for sure. In great condition for the magic collector - historian. If you wish to perform new thread will have to be attached and threaded onto the small motor contained within the unit. Complete with all original pieces, original fan and extra tissue butterfly's, instructions. A true gem of beautifully made magic. Hallmarked on the bottom of cabinet with the very cool Okito - Williams series sticker. Price $650.00
Ultimate Thayer Token (c.2009)
Ultimate Thayer Token (c.2009)
Beautiful colorized brass token coin. Approx. the size of a USA dollar sized coin. In new mint condition. Price $45.00
Magician Osnoly & Assistant (c.1930's)
Magician Osnoly & Assistant (c.1930's)
Measures approx. 7" x 5" A photo of magician Osnoly on stage with an assistant and a nice variety of apparatus. Photo seems to be from 1930 or so. Very cool antique magicians photo and a great curio item. Price $35.00
Mysto Magic Catalog  (c.1911)
Mysto Magic Catalog (c.1911)
A wonderful gem of a magicians catalog. This is the big Mysto catalog with 200 numbered pages, loaded with illustrations of the now extremely rare magic apparatus they manufactured. Some normal age related wear to the cover but still overall very good condition and a nice one with the NYC Broadway address stamped on front ! Price $250.00
P&L Mfg. Co. Magic Catalog (c.1951)
P&L Mfg. Co. Magic Catalog (c.1951)
Contains 55 numbered pages and highly illustrated with their great line of magic apparatus. Some light stains on front cover otherwise great ! Price $40.00
Deceptive Square Circle (U.F.Grant - Jimmy King c. 1970 - 72)
Deceptive Square Circle (U.F.Grant - Jimmy King c. 1970 - 72)
A real gem and early piece pre Mak Magic Co. has Grant not Mak on the instructions. In absolute wonderful condition a rare model and I'd bet you would not find a nicer one ! A beauty that looks like it just damn near left the factory :) Nice felt covered base top too. Price $250.00
Classic Magic Series Vol.9 (Dr. R. Albo, c.1998)
Classic Magic Series Vol.9 (Dr. R. Albo, c.1998)
Wonderful book with so much magic apparatus explained and many color plates. Has 266 numbered pages plus a large color section. A must have for the magic collector. In great problem free condition ! Price $350.00
Magician The Great Cecil Poster  (c.1940's)
Magician The Great Cecil Poster (c.1940's)
Original poster 22" x 28.5" in good condition with a tear on right side not affecting image that has been tape repaired on reverse of tear, some slight scuffing otherwise all is good .Click on the provided images for a larger view. Price accordingly. Price $65.00
Magician Homar Poster  (c.1920's)
Magician Homar Poster (c.1920's)
Original 20" x 28" poster for Homar The Wizard of The West ! unmounted with many chips to boarders, fold lines and some separation. But as you can see the colors are still nice and I tacked it up on the wall and the separations look good once hanging or if you have it mounted. So overall fair condition with nice color and great images priced accordingly. Price $80.00
Magician Fantasio Three Autographs
Magician Fantasio Three Autographs
Wow really cool item here. An original Fantasio red appearing cane with his signature on the cane, instructions and box ! A beautiful piece from this classic magician who sadly passed away in 2017 R.I.P. Fantasio ! Guaranteed original and a wonderful momento of three Fantasio signatures for the curio. Price $85.00
Original P&L Shooting Advertising Plus Other (P&L Mfg. Co.)
Original P&L Shooting Advertising Plus Other (P&L Mfg. Co.)
Original 6" x 9" brochure advertising five effects in excellent condition, plus a large 9" x 12" single sided sheet for the illusion of Shooting Thru A Woman. The shooting advert has original fold line and a small tape repair on back, still however looks outstanding for framing. Price $35.00
Original P&L Mfg. Advertising (P&L Mfg. Co.)
Original P&L Mfg. Advertising (P&L Mfg. Co.)
Two original pieces each measuring 6' x 9" with some nice color illustrations thrown in ! Both are in great problem free condition fronts, backs and insides shown. Price $39.00
Magician Prof. Schreck Pitch Book (c.1920)
Magician Prof. Schreck Pitch Book (c.1920)
Very scarce and nicely done considering it's time period. 8.5" x 11" in size with really great front cover as you can see. Contains 16 pages of the secrets of magic as well as advertising from S.S. Adams and Thayer ! small chip on lower front but in great awesome historical condition .... a gem of a magic collectible. Price $75.00
Antique Magic Ball & Vase (Germany, c.1920's - 30's)
Antique Magic Ball & Vase (Germany, c.1920's - 30's)
Nice wood turned 4.75" tall ball vase. Features a nice "fat" center body with 1.5" solid ball with matching shell piece. Nice one and in great condition and stamped Germany on bottom of vase. Price $85.00
Magician Dante Table Tent (c.1940)
Magician Dante Table Tent (c.1940)
Scarce in this larger 6" tall size and in great condition. Very cool curio display piece. Price $35.00
Thurston's Easy Pocket Tricks  (Howard Thurston, c.1911)
Thurston's Easy Pocket Tricks (Howard Thurston, c.1911)
Very scarce red covers and contains many b&w pics of Thurston teaching the tricks explained inside. Also includes a short bio about Thurston, several basic tricks and The Thurston astrological chart as well as a few ads for other Thurston books. Great condition as shown. Price $65.00
Magician Thurston Spirits Card (c.1920's)
Magician Thurston Spirits Card (c.1920's)
Nice colorful and scarce Howard Thurston card. Light crease and mild edge wear but looks awesome as shown. Click on images to enlarge. Price $125.00
Mysto Manufacturing Co.  (c.1910)
Mysto Manufacturing Co. (c.1910)
A wonderful and rare full size 8" x 11" single sided advertising sheet depicting the very early line of Mysto Magic Sets. Was once folded and a little closed separation on left end of fold line. A superb early Mysto piece likey not to be found again anytime soon ! In great condition to be framed and displayed ! Price $50.00
Brilliant Magic Lamp  (Mak Magic Co.)
Brilliant Magic Lamp (Mak Magic Co.)
This one is in new condition and complete with a photocopy of the original instructions. The milk in light bulb is a great effect ! Price $125.00
Joe Dunninger - Houdini Pass  (c.1968)
Joe Dunninger - Houdini Pass (c.1968)
A rare historical one of a kind item here ! From the estate of Joseph Dunninger we have his personal executive pass to the Houdini Magical Hall of Fame. Mr. Dunninger had loaned the museum some items from his collection when it first opened in 1968. Here's a chance to own one of his personally owned items. It's really cool in the nice embossed breast pocket wallet, signed and dated 1968. Price $295.00
Classic Magic Vol.8 with the 3 issued Supplements (R. Albo, c.1986)
Classic Magic Vol.8 with the 3 issued Supplements (R. Albo, c.1986)
Wonderful condition binder with the three issued supplements inside ! Thayer, Okito Timeline, Voisin as issued. Great photos and magic history. Very scarce to find the bind and all three supplements together and in nice condition like these ! Price $195.00
Magic Apparatus Collection (R. Albo, c.1989)
Magic Apparatus Collection (R. Albo, c.1989)
From a 1989 Los Angeles exhibit. Three fold brochure with three b&w photo sheets tipped in. In great cared for excellent condition. Price $50.00
House of Wang (Clint Riedel, c.1950's Rare !)
House of Wang (Clint Riedel, c.1950's Rare !)
An ornate simple but deceptive "Asian Temple" is displayed. Front and rear panels of the "temple" are removed and fairly shown on both sides. The "roof" is hinged open to further prove it's emptiness. Yet, after being re-assembled, a large silk load is produced. Nicely built and decorated in typical Reidel style. Approximately 8" x 8" x 8" to peak of roof. Used but excellent condition ! A very nice original Riedel piece of apparatus. Includes a copy of instructions. Price $175.00
The Great Virgil Ticket Sheet (c.1930's - 40's)
The Great Virgil Ticket Sheet (c.1930's - 40's)
Really cool Virgil piece, fairly worn but totally awesome ! Approx. 9" tall with some tears as shown but overall a very rare item that looks wonderful displayed in the magic curio or framed it with one of his photos. Price $65.00
Changing Toy Magic Trick Mirror (Hokus Pokus, Germany 1950's -60's)
Changing Toy Magic Trick Mirror (Hokus Pokus, Germany 1950's -60's)
Nice item for the magicians curio. A vintage magic trick - pocket mirror made by Hokus Pokus of West Germany. 2" diameter with a metal image of a dancing woman with silk robes in front of what appears to be a sad sultan. Has a red background. When the disk is flipped a metal image of a scantily clad woman dancing appears and the sultan is shown smiling. Reverse side is a mirror. Comes in a glassine envelope with image based instructions and HOKUS POKUS, Made in Germany and D.B.G.M. printed on the envelope. The trick itself is Very Good and there is no problem with the movement of the metal semi disk. The mirror itself is good, but does have some minor loss of silvering and needs to be cleaned. A scarce item not to be found again anytime soon ! Price $35.00
Magic Supplement 1  (Dr. R. Albo, c.1986)
Magic Supplement 1 (Dr. R. Albo, c.1986)
Contains 108 pages with numerous drawing and full color photos of antique magic apparatus. Published in 1989 for the Vol.8 binder or a stand alone edition to the Classic Magic Series. Very nice, excellent condition and a nice color section ! Price $95.00
Classic Magic Supplement II (Dr. Robert Albo, c.1989)
Classic Magic Supplement II (Dr. Robert Albo, c.1989)
First Edition published in 1989 for the Vol.8 binder or a stand alone edition to the Classic Magic Series. Very excellent condition and a nice color section ! 167 pages and contains many drawings, as well as B&W and color photographs. With Okito & Fu - Manchu section as well. A wonderful book of magic history and a worthy edition to any magicians library. Price $95.00
More Classic Magic with Apparatus Vol.3 (Dr. R. Albo, c.1976)
More Classic Magic with Apparatus Vol.3 (Dr. R. Albo, c.1976)
Contains 268 pages of text plus 94 full colored pages of varied and numerous classic examples of magic apparatus & magic posters. Contents: Props with cards, coins, nest of boxes, change bags, potpourri, Okito Revisited, Magic poster history. Condition: Cover is still sharp, spine is still nice. All is firm and clean. Avery fine price on this fine volume of magic history with apparatus. Price $275.00
Westgate Bowl Production (Warren Hamilton, c.1960)
Westgate Bowl Production (Warren Hamilton, c.1960)
Without a doubt the finest ever made ! This beauty is complete with the original insert and foulard but minus instructions. A real beauty with very minimal age wear. A great effect or a collection showpiece either way you win ! Click on images for a nice view. Price $ SOLD !
Magic of France (Dr. R. Albo, c.1980's)
Magic of France (Dr. R. Albo, c.1980's)
Great book on magic history the magic apparatus of France. Contains at least 200 unnumbered pages with numerous full color plates and detailed historical information. A fine and scarce addition for any magic library and in great cared for condition. Price $125.00
Antique Card Tripod  (France, c.1900)
Antique Card Tripod (France, c.1900)
A real nice piece of antique French magic apparatus. This piece can be found in the book The Magic of France by Dr. Robert Albo. Stands approx. 6" tall and functions perfectly and deceptively as needed. Change or restore a bridge size card, use with business card, spirit messages etc. No dents only normal age related paint wear on the surface of the black plates as shown. Wonderful patina copper finish a true gem ! Price $ SOLD !
Phanto Flower Vase (Mak Magic Co., c.1970's)
Phanto Flower Vase (Mak Magic Co., c.1970's)
A used condition set with some major paint loss on the butterfly stencil as shown and tubes edges. Largest tube is approx.16" tall. This is a phanto tube silk production with the production finale of a flower pot with spring flowers ! No instructions, spring flowers or silks supplied. Click on images for a larger view. A vintage and hard to find in any condition Mak Magic Co. piece of apparatus. Price $115.00
Magician Fantasio Pot Postcard (c.1960's)
Magician Fantasio Pot Postcard (c.1960's)
Really great find ! This is a real photographic postcard of Fantasio in his prime in the late 1960's. Image is great tac holes on two of the white border sides. Very scarce and worthy of a place within any vintage magic collection. One of magic's greats ! Price $55.00
Jumbo Phanto Tube (Mak Magic Co., c.1970's)
Jumbo Phanto Tube (Mak Magic Co., c.1970's)
The beautiful early model in pristine very bright and colorful condition. 99.8% pure minty crisp ! If you collect Mak Magic Co. apparatus ... you simply will not find one finer than this ! 10" tall by 4" diameter Price $149.00
Martinka & Co. Magic Catalogs (c.1898)
Martinka & Co. Magic Catalogs (c.1898)
A beautiful antique magician's catalog nearly 120 yrs. old. This catalog has been preserved between gold foil stamped hardcovers. Very highly illustrated with at least 300 unnumbered pages. The catalog on the front cover as you can see in above photo is dated 1898, but when bound 1900 was stated on the binding ... hmm some wasn't paying attention to detail. this antique piece is intact and holding up very strong and a delight to look through. This was once a part of the Burton Sperber collection and bares his bookplate on the inside of the hardcover. A real gem for any magic library. Price $250.00


The Great Kellar says be sure to also view pages 2 - 5 for a wonderful assortment of vintage magician collectibles.
The Great Kellar says be sure to also view pages 2 - 5 for a wonderful assortment of vintage magician collectibles.