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Academy Awards – The Oscar Statuette Secrets

Do you know during World War II, when metals and other materials were scarce, the Oscars were made of plaster.

Here are more inside about Oscar statuettes

Trophies are around 8.5 pounds of metal.

Oscar is 13.5 inches (34 centimeters) tall.

Oscars statuettes are molded, polished and buffed by workers at R.S. Owens & Company