Han Solo’s blaster, Frodo’s blade and Cowardly Lion’s spray could be yours

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unnamedIf you want to make the movie collector on your holiday shopping list really happy, you’d better have been saving your money. Several iconic props will be up for auction in Hollywood Dec. 21 from Profiles in History. They include no less than Han Solo’s blaster from The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi (estimated to go for $200,000 to $300,000), Frodo’s sword “Sting” from the Lord of the Rings trilogy ($30,000 to $50,000) and the Cowardly Lion’s “Witch Remover” spray thing from The Wizard of Oz ($100,000 to $150,000).

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About Jayson Peters

Nerdvana's founder and owner. A former East Valley Tribune copy editor, page designer and website editor, he is now Digital Editor for The Pueblo Chieftain in Southern Colorado, a web design instructor at Pueblo Community College and president of the Southern Colorado Press Club. He has contributed to the popular GeekDad blog and taught online media at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, his alma mater. Lifelong Star Wars fan and Trekker who also worships all things Tolkien and Doctor Who.