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.
Each coin is presented in a The Simpsons themed presentation card.