Mint set of seven gummed miniature sheets.
- Features the six gummed stamps of Smaug, Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, Thranduil, Bard the Bowman and Tauriel
- Each character on the miniature sheet is featured in a scene from The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
- The Bag End stamp miniature sheet incorporates a piece of wood from the party tree from the Hobbiton Movie Set – you can get your very own piece of Middle-earth.
|Date of issue:||12 November 2014|
|Number of stamps:||Seven gummed and six self-adhesive|
|Denominations:||80c, $1.40, $2.00, $2.10 and $2.50 (2x gummed) $3.00 (gummed and self-adhesive)|
|Designed by:||Stamps and Collectables Business, New Zealand Post, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print by offset lithography|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours plus clear spot overgloss with thermography (Bag end stamp)|
|Stamp size and format:||Gummed: 50mm x 25mm (five vertical, two horizontal); Self-adhesive: 37mm x 26mm (four vertical, two horizontal)|
|Paper type:||Gummed: Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper; Self-adhesive: Tullis Russell 210gsm red phosphor PSA stamp paper|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||25|
|Perforation gauge:||Gummed: 14.4 x 14; Self-adhesive: die cut|
|Period of sale:||The stamps for this issue were removed from sale on 11 November 2015. Other collectables in this issue will remain on sale until further notice.|