The following comes from Ian at the Tolkien Society…
Isle of Man Post’s Return of the King Stamp Sets
“a stunning collection of stamps”
Isle of Man ROTK StampIsle of Man Post recently landed a major coup and issued the set of eight stamps to coincide with the worldwide release of Peter Jackson’s “The Lord of the Rings – Return of the King”. The stamps have been approved by both New Line in New York and Her Majesty the Queen. The Isle of Man Treasury have also issued Lord of the Rings coins. These stamps, postcards, and covers feature major characters from the film of Return of the King. The stamps available are:
Aragorn (Viggo Mortensen) – 23p and 85p stamp value
Legolas (Orlando Bloom) – 38p and 68p stamp value
Gimli (John Rhys-Davies) – 27p stamp value
Gandalf (Ian McKellen) – 30p stamp value
Gollum – 42p stamp value
Frodo (Elijah Wood) – 47p stamp value
There’s also a £2 mini-sheet featuring the cast and that otherwise missing character -the Ring!
Items available to collect in First Day Covers, coin covers, the stamps individually or as Gift Sets, and postcards of the stamp designs. All of these items can be bought from Isle of Man Post’s own online sales page https://www.lordoftheringsstamps.net
Don’t forget to mention the Tolkien Society when ordering!