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A Sumerian Engineer "star-map" tablet from Ridley Scott's sci-fi prequel Prometheus. Doctors Elizabeth Shaw (Noomi Rapace) and Charlie Holloway (Logan Marshall-Green) introduced their discovery of a "star-map" by showcasing iconography from several ancient cultures, including the Sumerians.
This cast resin tablet featuring human figures praying to an Engineer-like figure is painted rust red to resemble stone and distressed with grime and dust to appear ancient. Its sides and corners are chipped by production with various scratches and scuffs throughout. Dimensions: 25.5 cm x 26.75 cm x 1.5 cm (10" x 10½" x½")
Estimate: £3,000 - 5,000 Ω
Item size - 10" x 0.5" x 10.5" (25.4cm x 1.27cm x 26.67cm)
This item comes with a Prop Store Certificate of Authenticity.