These Hobbit: Part One Miniature Sheets Stamps commemorate key moments and principal characters from Peter Jackson’s award-winning ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ motion picture which was based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s timeless Middle-Earth trilogy. Much in demand by collectors, these Hobbit stamps pay tribute to ‘The Lord of The Rings’ and explore Tolkien’s classic tale in a manner that movie enthusiasts, stamp lovers, and fans will enjoy and appreciate.
SIX UNIQUELY INSPIRED Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Miniature Sheet stamps illuminating pivotal players and scenes from the award winning ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ motion picture. These Miniature Sheet measure 2 1/2 H x 4 1/2 W inches; 65 x 115 mm and the set of six comes in a clear, archival quality protective sleeve, and includes a full-colour ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ official brochure containing background information on the Nov. 1, 2012 stamp release and the epic year-long production it honours. A previous series of Lord of the Rings Miniature Sheets sets were released: ‘The Fellowship of the Ring’ (December 2001), The Two Towers’ (December 2002) and ‘The Return of the King’ (November 2003). See below for additional information about Miniature Sheets.
WE WILL ALSO be offering occasional ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ Maximum Postcards, Stamp Booklet and Presentation Packs - either purchase direct or check our regular auctions. As these limited edition Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey stamps were only on sale in New Zealand and sold out much faster than anticipated, supply is strictly limited to that in stock, i.e. delay too long and you may be disappointed.
Miniature Sheets: These are stamps displayed in an attached illustrated panel. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Miniature Sheets portray the origin of each stamp image, which are derived from key scenes and moments in ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ motion picture. This issue was released in New Zealand on 1 November 2012 (11/01/2012).
Additional Info: Miniature Sheets are unhinged mint (UHM). An earlier series of Lord of the Rings Miniature Sheets sets was released to commemorate the ‘Middle earth’ movie trilogy: ‘The Fellowship of the Ring’ set was issued in December 2001, a second ‘The Two Towers’ set was issued in December 2002 and a third ‘The Return of the King’ set was released in November 2003.
Unexpected Journey: Postcards | First Day Covers | Stamp Booklet | Presentation Pack
Return of King: Postcards | First Day Covers | Stamp Booklet | Presentation Pack
Two Towers: Postcards | First Day Covers | Stamp Booklet | Presentation Pack
Fellowship: Postcards | First Day Covers | Stamp Booklet | Presentation Pack