However, gold medals were not awarded at the inaugural Olympics in 1896 in ....
four Winter Games medals but does not appear on any Summer Games medal.
Feb 13, 2014 ... There's not much gold in a gold medal. It's one of those famous misnomers, like a
peanut not actually being a nut and how we drive on ...
Here's a look at how much the Olympic gold medal is worth today. ... composition
of the Olympic medals is controlled so that the value of modern medals does ...
Jul 18, 2012 ... Next week in London, athletes from around the world will go for the gold. But as it
turns out, the Olympic gold medal is mostly made of silver.
Feb 11, 2014 ... Also, gold is a rather soft metal so it might get bent or scratched too easily. Let's
get an estimate of the cost of a fully gold Olympic gold medal.
Feb 5, 2014 ... A decline in gold and silver prices over the past two years has ... Sochi Gold
Medal Will Be One Of The Largest In Olympic History, Here's How Much It's Worth
... The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics gold medal's “podium value” ...
Jul 26, 2012 ... Each gold medal is made up of 92.5 percent silver and 1.34 percent gold, ... The
International Olympic Committee stipulates that each gold ... The gold and silver
medals weigh 412 grams (0.9 pounds) and the bronze medal ...
Aug 2, 2012 ... As far as the value of the raw materials in them, this varies from Olympiad to
Olympiad. For the current 2012 Olympics in London, the medals ...
Aug 1, 2012 ... But how much are they actually worth? To the athletes, the ... The gold medal
consists of just over 1 percent actual gold. The rest is made up of ...
Every Olympics have their own medal designs and total weight may vary. There
are certain requirements involved: each Olympic medal must be at least 68.