Friday, 12 December 2014

Stamps with Wood Chips - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps with wood chips printed

New Zealand 2014 Hobbit The Battle of Five Armies Miniature Sheet Stamp with wood chips printed 

Issue Date 12 November 2014

New Zealand Post is giving fans everywhere the opportunity to own a real piece of Middle-earth with the The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies stamp. A piece of the Hobbiton Movie Set has been incorporated into a stamp 

The stamp feature the iconic door to Bag End in the Shire, home of the Hobbits Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit Trilogy, and Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Incorporated into the door part of the images of the Stamp on the miniature sheet are particles of wood from the ‘party tree’ on the Hobbiton Movie Set, which appeared in both The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit motion picture trilogies.

Well known characters Bilbo, Gandalf the Grey and Bard the Bowman; Elves Tauriel and Thranduil; villains Azog the Defiler and his army of Orcs; and the fire-breathing Dragon Smaug also feature on the other official stamps.

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Stamps with Wood Chips

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