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What is the raw material value of the gold in a 2008 Olympics gold medal?   
Aug 18, 2008 6:16 AM
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roughly $160 depending on the current value gold are traded on the market on any particular day.  the Olympic charter mandates that each gold medal must contain at least 6 grams of gold.  the rest is as Isthar says made of silver and that portion of it is valued at approx. $60.
August 19, 2008
The gold medal actually mostly consists of silver with a thin cover of 99.9% gold.
But Iv got no idea the exact value of it..
August 19, 2008
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