The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony
hosted by the .... The Special Achievement Award (in the form of an Oscar
statuette); and; The Honorary ... Made of g...
The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the
mantels of ... Oscar stands 13½ inches tall and weighs in at a robust 8½ pounds.
Feb 20, 2009 ... Oscar is 13.5 inches (34 centimeters) tall. The Oscar statuettes, officially dubbed
the Academy Award of Merit, have a 24-karat gold plating on ...
Feb 28, 2014 ... Behind the Oscar statuette's oh so kissable veneer lies a rich history. Here are 15
facts to use on friends at your Oscars viewing party on March ...
Presenting the 34 cm tall Oscar Statuette is the most elegant way of
acknowledging the efforts and caliber of the artists involved in Hollywood. The
official name ...
Feb 25, 2016 ... Here's the history of how an Oscar is made, and what each statuette is ... The
modern Oscar stands 13.5 inches tall with a weight of 8.5 lbs, and ...
Currently, the Academy Award statuettes are made of gold-plated britannium, ...
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Jul 23, 2006 ... The official name of the Oscar statuette is the Academy Award of Merit. Made of
gold-plated britannium on a black marble base, it is 13.5 inches ...
Feb 19, 2016 ... Emil Jannings, a German actor who would go on to make propaganda films for
the Nazis in the 1930s, was the first recipient of the legendary ...
Stanley sculpted the design; and the California Bronze Foundry hand cast the
first statuette in bronze plated with 24-karat gold. Oscar's height: 13 1/2 inches