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Tony Anverdi

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Tony Anverdi (August 20, 1925 - January 31, 1995) born Antonius "Anthony" Albertus de Vries in Hoorn, Holland.

Tony Anverdi
BornAntonius Albertus de Vries
August 20, 1925
Hoorn, Holland
DiedJanuary 31, 1995 (age 69)
CategoriesBooks by Tony Anverdi

Known as "Toon", he was originally a baker by trade. He was only a part-time amateur magic clown until he turned professional in 1950. He specialized in liquid and electronic magic.

He sold his apparatus mail order from his home in Leiden. Today, Anverdi's magical creations are very collectible among magic enthusiasts. purchased the rights to all effects created by Anverid and the line manufactured by Zanadu magic.

Anverdi performed at the 1961 FISM in Switzerland doing his clown act which employed highly original magic and lectured at the 1964 FISM in Barcelona.



  • Bolt of Lightning
  • Mental Die
  • Bionic Bunny
  • Talking Skull
  • Dial-A-Mental
  • Barking Dog
  • Poker chip Effect
  • Anverdi Key Box
  • Pad of Miracles
  • Surprise Box, Wonder Tray
  • Universal Bottle
  • Wonder Ring Glass
  • Wonder Ring
  • Sigowi