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Aethelberht, Silver Penny (858-865/6 AD) S-1053. N-620. PCGS-graded AU53.

Aethelberht, King of Wessex 858-865/6 AD Probably Canterbury Mint. Encircled portrait facing right, body and shoulders below circle; reverse, inscribed beaded cross, moneyer’s name Cunefreth within horizontal cross-bar. Faintest wear,…