Why only medals not trophies?
This year's Nobel Prize has now been awarded to their recipients.
However, I notice the prize are all medals. Why are they all medals? Why can't they be trophies instead?
Even the prestigious World Cup is in the form of a cup. Even the prestigious Academy Awards are in the form of trophies.
Even the Golden Globe Awards are also in the form of a plaque. So why can't the prestigious Nobel Prize be a plaque or a cup?
- MikeLv 74 weeks agoFavorite Answer
Just the honor (plus the cash) is quite enough. How could you wear a cup pinned to your lapel when you go to a party?