Question by  FuriouslyCurious (1)

When and to whom was the first ever award/trophy given?

What started this practice?


Answer by  Jerry47 (18)

The practice of awarding trophies for winning games began with the Olympics in Ancient Greece. The familiar chalice or cup-shaped trophy began in Europe in the Middle Ages.


Answer by  Ronaldo91 (345)

Trophies have been around since humans were in hunter-gatherer societies, the word etymology of the word trophy refers to body parts or items taken during battle to signify victory.

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