The Hobbit has just went one level up in their marketing effort. From 1st November onward, The Hobbits fans can get their hand on the New Zealand commemorative coins and stamps (see sample below). How cool is that?
Pricing wise, check out the following quote as indication (source: GeekTyrant):
"The most expensive, made from one ounce (28.3 grams) of pure gold, will set Tolkien enthusiasts back NZ$3,695 ($3,020) but has a face value of just NZ$10, while the cheapest is a NZ$1 coin retailing for NZ$29.90."
Now, here are the sample gold coins and stamps:
Fellow Hobbits collectors, keen?