Blade Runner blaster highlights Hollywood auction

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Dec 14, 2012, 3:54 PM EST

The Harrison Ford "Rick Deckard" hero blaster from Blade Runner, predicted to draw bids between $100,000 and $150,000, is among the 1,100 pieces of Hollywood memorabilia being auctioned by Profiles in History April 30 and May 1.

Other items for sale include an original Frankenstein onesheet movie poster ($200,000-$250,000), the original Creature From the Black Lagoon hero "Gill Man" mask from Revenge of the Creature ($60,000-$80,000), Ray Park's "Darth Maul" fighting lightsaber from Star Wars: Episode 1—The Phantom Menace ($40,000-$60,000) and Charlton Heston's "Colonel George Taylor" costume and display from Planet of the Apes ($40,000-$60,000).

Worldwide bidding begins at noon on April 30, and bids can be placed either in person, via mail, phone, fax or live on the Internet.

The auction will also feature items from the collections of filmmaker Tim Burton, Jeff Walker, director John Landis and the late Forrest J. Ackerman.