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they were last 100% gold in 1912

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Q: When was the last time that the Olympic Gold Medal was made of solid gold?
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Is the olympic gold medal actually gold?

No not really the gold medal has 92.5% silver

How many ounces of gold are in an olympic gold medal?

The gold and silver medals are both made out of solid silver. The gold medal is then plated with gold. The gold plate is thin and if it is handled too often it will eventualy come away.

What percentage of an Olympic gold medal is made of gold?

The gold medal is 1.34% gold and 92.5% silver.

What is an Olympic Gold Medal actually made of?

The Olympic gold medal is plated with six grams of pure gold. The medal is mostly silver (92.5%).

Who won 2004 olympic soccer gold medal?

Argentina won the 2004 olympic gold medal.

How much gold is in olympic gold medal?

The gold medal is 92.5% silver plated with 6 grammes of gold.

Is an olympic medal pure gold?

You can have 99.999% pure gold, but the gold medal is gold plated over silver.

What is the gold content in a olympic gold medal?

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What is the weight of the 2008 Olympic gold medal?

The medals are not solid gold. They are actually silver gilded with no less than 6 grams of pure gold. The weight of the medal is actually 250 grams.

Is the Olympic gold medal made of solid gold?

The Olympic gold medal is actually made mostly of silver which is then coated in gold. Gold medals only contain 1.34% gold (around 6 grams). 92.5% of a gold medal is actually silver while the rest is copper. The silver medal itself is also 92.5% silver, but it has no gold (obviously). Bronze medals are 97% copper, 2.5% zinc and 0.5% tin.

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