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The most recognized trophy in the world, the Oscar statuette has stood on the ... the Chicago-based awards manufacturer retained by the Academy since 1982.

What is Oscar made of? - Infoplease


The very first Oscar statuettes were made of gold-plated solid bronze. During World War II, when metal was scarce, they were made of plaster; these plaster ...

PHOTOS: How the 2016 Oscar statuettes are made | NBC4i.com


Feb 24, 2016 ... For the first time in more than 30 years, the Oscars are being made in ... The only thing missing at this point are the names of the actual winners.

Oscar-nomics: How much that statue is really worth - CBS News


Feb 28, 2011 ... The Oscar statue costs about $400 to make out of gold-plated pewter. ... While actual figures are a highly-guarded secret in Hollywood, ... created marketing inventions that have made clients and students more successful.

This year's Oscar statue got a lot sexier | New York Post


Feb 28, 2016 ... Hudson Valley foundry Polich Tallix took over the manufacturing of the ... Last December, Polich Tallix was presented with two Oscar statues — one from 1929 ... 'Pure Nude Yoga': Actual Workout Or Masturbation Material?

How Oscar Statuettes Are Made - Hollywood Reporter


Feb 26, 2014 ... Oscars: The Fascinating, Manic Process Behind How the Statuettes Are ... this is more interesting than the actual broadcast and most of the ...

How the 2016 Oscar statuettes are made | WRIC


Feb 25, 2016 ... PHOTOS: The making of the 2016 Oscar statuettes. HUDSON ... The only thing missing at this point are the names of the actual winners.

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 ... Fifty statuettes were made for the 86th Academy Awards.

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


Feb 26, 2014 ... ... “Oscar” as the nickname for the statuette was made by Skolsky—in a 1934 ... It was my first Academy Awards night when I gave the gold statuette a name. ... then hired to create the actual statuette based on this design idea.

Amazon.com: Trophy Statue: Home & Kitchen


Product Description. A TROPHY MAKES A GREAT PERSONAL AND UNIQUE GIFT! UNIQUE ... This item was a little smaller than I expected, but it made a great addition to the centerpiece I also ordered through Amazon. ... I bought a bunch of those Oscar Trophy's to my Hollywood theme party..put them around the house for ...

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


Feb 24, 2016 ... The Oscar statuette is the symbol of the Academy Awards. ... the Chicago-based awards manufacturer retained by the Academy since 1982. 5.

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.

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


Feb 17, 2016 ... An Oscar statue at the 88th Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon on Feb. 8. ... In a statement, the academy says the new manufacturer has ...