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The best known award is the Academy Award of Merit, more popularly known as the Oscar statuette.

Oscar Statuette | Oscars.org | Academy of Motion Picture Arts and ...


The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the mantels of the greatest filmmakers in history since 1929.

Oscar statuettes: 10 facts you may not know - The Telegraph


Feb 24, 2016 ... The Oscar statuette is the symbol of the Academy Awards. Here are some facts about the trophy itself. 1. The original design of “Oscar” was by ...

Oscar Statuette Trivia - OscarTrivia.com


Oscar's height: 13 1/2 inches; Oscar's weight: 8 1/2 pounds; Number of Oscars presented at Academy Awards shows or to winners absent from show to date: ...

12 Golden Facts About Oscar Statuettes to Tell Your Friends


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 ...

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Read this article to explore interesting facts related to the history and origin of Oscar Statuette/Academy Award Statue.

What's an Oscar Statuette Really Made Of? | Fox News


Feb 20, 2009 ... On Sunday, nominated movie stars will show up at Hollywood's Kodak Theatre hoping to walk away clutching one of those glowing statuettes.

How Much Gold Is In An Oscar Statuette? | The Huffington Post


Feb 22, 2015 ... The trophy's official height and weight are: 13.5 inches, and 8.5 pounds, ... has roughly the area of an Oscar statuette's gold-coated surface.

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The oscar statuette - Academy Awards® - actress, film, director, producer, ... the original design, though it has altered the pedestal, increasing its height in 1945.

Academy Awards Facts and Honorary Online Degrees


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