The seventh release in The Perth Mint’s exclusive The Simpsons coin program, this brightly coloured shaped coin depicts a Duff beer can, Homer Simpson’s drink of choice and the most popular beer in his fictional home town Springfield.
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.
* Certified NGC PF70 First Releases.
* Struck from 99.99% pure Proof Silver
* Special Limited Edition Simpsons Collectible Silver Coin
* The 2019 Duff Beer 1 oz. Silver proof has an extremely limited mintage of only 5,000!
The coin’s reverse portrays a colored image of a Duff beer can, Homer Simpson’s drink of choice and the most popular beer in Springfield. Included in the design is Matt Groening’s signature and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, the obverse of the coin depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination, and the 2019 year-date.
Each coin is presented in a clear acrylic case, allowing both sides of the coin to be displayed, and is packaged within a themed shipper. The coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.