2023 Star Wars R2-D2 and C-3PO 5 oz silver proof coin UK. This coin featuring the two lovable robots from the Star Wars series is the first one to become available. This is natural since C3PO and R2-D2 were the first characters introduced in “Star Wars: A New Hope”, the film that launched the franchise. The hapless duo who continually finds themselves in trouble are featured aboard the Millennium Falcon, as seen in the original Star Wars film. C3PO occupies the right foreground looking at us while R2-D2 is in the left background looking at C3PO. The details shown on the coin are simply amazing with the controls and textures of each robot vividly displayed. The reverse of each coin features the profile of King Charles III, the new king of England. With the text around the profile reading, “Charles III DG Rex FD 10 Pounds 2023. Even the background that features one of the hallways of the Millennium Falcon is done in surprising detail, including the pads that line the circumference of the hallway which leads to the bridge. This coin is available today and can be obtained from Coins Boutique. There are three other coins in the Star Wars collection that will become available later in 2023 or in early 2024 which include the following.