The Oscar Statuette was designed by MGM art director Cedric Gibbons in 1929. The statuette stands 13.5 inches tall, weighs 8.5 pounds, and is made of gold-plated britannia metal.
The design was meant to depict a knight standing on a reel of film gripping a crusader's sword.
... it is 13.5 in (34 cm) tall, weighs 8.5 lb (3.85 kg) and depicts a knight rendered in
Art ... The trophy was officially dubbed the "Oscar" in 1939 by the Academy of ...
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.
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since 1982. 5. Oscar stands 13½ inches tall and weighs 8½ lbs.
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The Oscar statuette stands 13½ inches tall and weighs in at a robust 8½ pounds.
The film reel features five spokes, signifying the five original branches of the ...
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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
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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 ...
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statuette weighs 8 1/2 pounds and is 13 1/2 inches tall. (Watch ...