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Peter Matthews

It is one of the most impressive structures in Middle Earth. Carved into the side of the Lonely Mountain and guarded by two giant stone dwarves, the entrance to the dwarven stronghold: The Gates of Erebor.

The gates, which featured in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, are now available in miniature for $199 from Weta Workshop. Take a look at the image below:

And this is not the first fan attention given to the gates. You can also see them painstakingly constructed on Minecraft in this YouTube video.

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So what do you think of these gates? Are they the greatest in Middle Earth? And what part of Tolkein's world would you most like to own?

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If I could control any part of Middle Earth I would choose..


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