Could someone please show me the dial home device symbols used to dial Earth from Atlantis?

It's for my son, who will be carving them into stone.

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The show's producer was kind enough to share them on his website

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    You'd think that such a super-advanced race would have a better writing system...
    – RonJohn
    Mar 6, 2023 at 19:05
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    @RonJohn I think that these are visual representations of constellations, not a writing system. The stargates in the milky way had a runic-style writing system. Mar 6, 2023 at 19:49
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    @Valorum: We do, because C should be used exclusively for the "ch" sound, with S and K being used for the other uses of C. :-) Mar 6, 2023 at 20:24
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    @RonJohn Not if the observer is really far away from the items making up the constellation. Constellations comprised entirely of other galaxies would probably all be roughly identical anywhere within a particular galaxy. Mar 6, 2023 at 22:24
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    @ZakA.Klajda except constellations are made up of bright stars, which means close stars. Polaris, for example, is only 300-400 light years away. Mar 7, 2023 at 0:10

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