Cap's shield and 12 more awesome props from Marvel's movie auction

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Dec 17, 2012

With the release of The Avengers just a few months away, Marvel is planning to clear out the vault of some Captain America, Iron Man and Thor props used in the films leading up to Joss Whedon's upcoming superhero opus.

Everything from Cap's shield, Thor's hammer and a Mark II Iron Man suit will be up for grabs at the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo on April 14. The online auction is being handled by L.A.-based Profiles in History.

So, what are some of the cooler items among the 200+ available?