Not solid gold, no. Currently, the Academy Award statuettes are made of gold-plated britannium, an alloy that's mostly made of tin.    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 statuettes were traded in for the usual models after the war

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Not solid gold, no. Currently, the Academy Award statuettes are made of gold-plated britannium, an alloy that's mostly made of tin. The very first Oscar statuettes were made of gold-plated solid bronze.

Why not go as Oscar gold this Halloween?  The Academy Award trophy is easy and cheap to make.  Especially if you're a nudist.

Why not go as Oscar gold this Halloween? The Academy Award trophy is easy and cheap to make. Especially if you're a nudist.

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Alicia Vikander plants a kiss on her trophy at Vanity Fair Oscar Party

Alicia Vikander arriving at the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party, kisses her Best Supporting Actress Oscar.

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All mine: Alicia Vikander couldn’t let go of her new Oscar trophy as she made her way into the Vanity Fair Oscar party on Sunday night

Alicia Vikander plants a kiss on her trophy at Vanity Fair Oscar Party

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