Miniature of temple at the top of the Ghostbusters building


Auction photo, 2009, icollector.com

This is a miniature used in the film Ghostbusters . It was sold at auction in the fall of 2009. In the film, the top of the building at 55 Central Park West has a temple at the top of the building, used for worshipping the fictional Gozer the Traveler, a Sumerian shape-shifter. In fact, Mesopotamian gods were believed to reside at the tops of ziggurats.

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The Rare Book Department is in the Parkway Central Library of the Free Library of Philadelphia.
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