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The Academy Awards, or "Oscars", is an annual American awards ceremony hosted by the .... in Art Deco style holding a crusader's sword standing on a reel of film with five spokes. ... ...

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

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The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the ... MGM art director Cedric Gibbons designed a statuette of a knight standing on a ...

Oscar Statuette- Oscar Awards Statuette, History of Academy Award ...

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The official name of the Oscar Statuette is the 'Academy Award of Merit'. ... style, holding a crusader's sword and standing on a reel of film - with five spokes.

Why Are the Academy Awards Statuettes Called Oscars? | Mental ...

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Feb 26, 2014 ... In the end, nobody really knows why the Academy Award statuette is ... His idea was to have a knight gripping a sword while standing on a film ...

Who was Oscar? A history of the Academy Awards statuette - BBC.com

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Feb 19, 2016 ... The Academy Awards statuette has a rich, rumour-filled history – but ... a long crusader's sword and standing on a film reel – would give the ...

Why are the Oscars Called the Oscars? - Today I Found Out

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Jul 23, 2012 ... In the end, nobody really knows why the Academy Award statuette is ... His idea was to have a knight gripping a sword while standing on a film ...

How Much Gold is Actually in the Oscar Award Statue?

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Jan 21, 2015 ... The Oscar statuette is easily one of the most recognizable trophies in the world. Standing 13.5 inches tall and weighing in at 8.5 lbs., the interior ...

Oscars Trivia: The Oscar Statuette - The Epoch Times

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Mar 2, 2014 ... Oscar statuette trivia. ... The statuette design is a knight holding a crusader's sword, standing on a reel of film. The film reel features five spokes, ...

New Manufacturer Gives Oscar Statue A Minor Makeover : The Two ...

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Feb 17, 2016 ... An Oscar statue at the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon on ... The dimensions of the Oscar will remain unchanged, standing 13.5 ...

The Origins of the Oscar: How the Prized Statue Got Its Name and ...

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Feb 27, 2016 ... The first Oscar statue sketch was not how it looks today. ... standing on a reel of film with spokes representing the five branches of the Academy ...

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

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Feb 24, 2016 ... The original design of “Oscar” was by MGM art director Cedric Gibbons. He came up with a statuette of a knight standing on a reel of film ...

12 Golden Facts About Oscar Statuettes to Tell Your Friends

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Feb 28, 2014 ... What is Oscar standing on? Oscar%2520closeup-2. Each Oscar statuette stands on a film reel, which has five spokes representing the original ...

Oscar Statuette Trivia - OscarTrivia.com

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The Oscar statuette, designed by MGM's chief art director Cedric Gibbons, depicts a knight holding a crusader's sword, standing on a reel of film with five spokes, ...