“The Hobbit” Stamps And Coins You Can Actually Use In New Zealand

New Zealand was lucky enough to play host location during the filming of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, and now they’ve got real stamps and coins with the likenesses of the characters. They’ve released a whole series to commemorate the release of the movie and even Sir Ian McKellen, aka Gandalf, thinks they’re cool, saying, “To put Gandalf on these splendiferous coins is a wizard idea.” As if we all needed another reason to plan a vacation to New Zealand.

See more coins and stamps after the break…

(TVNZ via The Mary Sue)

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