First introduced in 1987, The Simpson family originally appeared in 30-second segments on The Tracey Ullman Show. Two years later, The Simpsons premiered as a half-hour series and instantly became a worldwide pop-culture phenomenon, now seen in 60 countries in 20 languages. In 2018, The Simpsons reached an incredible milestone becoming the longest-running primetime scripted show in television history.
Struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of 99.99% pure silver, the coin is issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 15,000 of Homer Simpson 2020 1/2oz Silver Coloured Coin.
The coin’s reverse portrays a coloured image of Homer Simpson smiling in front of his workplace, a nuclear plant, as it expels smoke in the background. The design incorporates The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark and Matt Groening’s signature.
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 2020 year-date.
Each coin is presented in a The Simpsons themed presentation card.
|Silver Content (Troy oz)||0.50|
|Monetary Denomination (TVD)||0.50|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.99|
|Minimum Gross Weight (g)||15.553|
|Maximum Diameter (mm)||32.60|
|Maximum Thickness (mm)||2.90|
*Image 2 shows the correct size of the card and coin combo that you will receive*