Rice Bowls (or Chinese Rice Bowls) is a magic effect in which a bowl is filled with rice and then is covered by a second bowl. When uncovered, there is now twice as much rice. The rice the turns to water.
A pet effect of Chung Ling Soo, it is thought to be of Indian origin.
- Frank Ducrot's Ri[e Bowls in Mahatma, Vol. 4, No. 9 (July 1900)