A charm used to hide an object.
History and Notes
- Cast by Vincent Duc de Trefle-Picques to hide his own head in order to convince Muggles during the French Revolution that his head had already been cut off (Pm).
- A mass Concealment Charm was rumored to have been cast along with 167 memory charms, resulting in the unexpected appearance of a scarlet steam engine and carriages at a railway station in Hogsmeade over a hundred years ago (Pm).
References from the canon
c.f. "charms of concealment" (TBB: WHP, TBB: TTB), "spells of concealment" (DH26, Pm: Remus Lupin), "magical concealment" used by Voldemort to hide the ring Horcrux in the Gaunt hovel (HBP23) and mentioned as being able to be defeated by the Thief's Downfall (DH26)