any real-life object appearning on screen;
especially those objects used by actors
in a movie. Following a big film's premiere props
and movie memorabilia become instant collectors
items for film fans.
Props, short for Propers, -Don't forget that the entire word "propers" is used in the song "Respect", written by Otis Redding and most famously recorded by Aretha Franklin in 1967. At least, I think it is ("all I'm askin' in return honey is to give me my propers when I get home")-