This listing is for the following Simpsons coins released by The Perth Mint;
- 2019 The Simpsons Homer Simpson Infront of Moes Coloured 1oz .9999 Silver Proof Coin – The Perth Mint
- 2019 The Simpsons – Homer 1oz .9999 Silver Coin – The Perth Mint (LIMITED TO 1,000 PRESENTED IN A CARD)
The Simpsons first aired as a half-hour television series in 1989. Now in its 30th season, it is the longest-running primetime scripted show in television history. A worldwide pop-culture phenomenon seen across 60 countries in 20 languages, the show was honoured with a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2000. It has won 33 Emmy Awards, 34 Annie Awards, a 2017 People’s Choice Award and was the first animated series to win a Peabody Award.
The Simpsons is a Gracie Films Production in association with 20th Century Fox Television. James L. Brooks, Matt Groening, and Al Jean are the executive producers.
Homer Simpson Design
The coin’s reverse portrays a coloured image of Homer Simpson raising a glass in front of Moe’s tavern. Included in the design is Matt Groening’s signature and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
The coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination, the weight and fineness, and the 2019 year-date.
Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, each coin is housed in a perspex display case and comes in a themed shipper.
|Silver Content (Troy oz)||1|
|Monetary Denomination (TVD)||1|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.99|
|Minimum Gross Weight (g)||31.107|
|Maximum Dimensions (mm)||40.60|
|Maximum Thickness (mm)||3.21|
|Legal Tender||Tuvalu Legal Tender|
|Effigy||Ian Rank-Broadley design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II|
The coin’s reverse portrays the word “D’OH!” above Homer in his iconic catchphrase pose. A half-eaten glazed donut with sprinkles, Homer’s favourite treat, replaces the letter O in D’OH. Also included in the design is The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, Matt Groening’s signature, and a background of sprinkles from Homer’s famous donut.
The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2019 year-date, the coin’s weight and fineness and the monetary denomination are depicted on the coin’s obverse.
The Homer Simpson 2019 1oz Silver Coin is housed in a presentation card.