CAROLINGIANS. Pépin 'le Bref' (the Short) (?), king of the Franks, 754/5-768. Denier (Silver, 12 mm, 0.94 g, 12 h). + RI with long bar above. Rev. Large AS. CNG 109 (2018), 781 var. (S not retrograde, as 'uncertain, temp. Charles Martel - Pépin le Bréf'). Palombo 19 (2020), 283 var. (S not retrograde, as 'Charles Martel'). Triton XIII (2010), 1754 var. (S not retrograde). Extremely rare and unusually attractive. A lovely example of this interesting issue with a beautiful dark patina. Good very fine.