5 Top Selling Oscar Statues that Made Big Bucks
Well, the winners of the Academy Awards 2013 are unlikely to part with their 24k gold plated Oscars any time soon, but there are many that have made a few million owing to the value of these awards as collector’s memorabilia.
Though in 1950, the Academy integrated a no-sell rule (the winner is first required to offer it to the academy for $1), here are some pre-1950s Oscars that made big bucks courtesy their worldwide fanfare
*Prices have been adjusted to account for inflation.
Source: Quartz.com; Image Courtesy: Reuters