The Silmarils, the Arkenstone, Lembas, the Palantiri, the Elessar, the Rings of Power, Elven weaponry, Morgul blades. Some of Tolkiens most famous objects were mysterious. Some inspired obsession while others carried legacies.
Powerful objects in Middle-earth’s History
Some were objects of art, while others were maybe magical. Through certain objects, we learn about Tolkiens love for mythology, while through others, we feel his reverence for spirituality.
What were some of Tolkiens most famous and most mysterious objects? How did these objects affect history in Middle-earth? What did they do for their owners, and others? What did they bring to Tolkiens stories?
Come join us in #thehalloffire this week as we discuss Tolkien’s most fascinating objects.
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